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Domestic Violence by State 2020

by World Population Review: In the United States, an estimated 10 million people experience domestic violence every year. According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, about 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner. About 1 in 4 women and 1 in 9 men experience severe intimate partner physical violence, intimate partner contact Read More >

Planning For Pet Safety

by DomesticShelters.Org: When escaping domestic violence, survivors are often worried about pets’ safety if left with the abuser, and whether a domestic violence shelter can accommodate pets. And there’s a good reason why. “Abusers will take their aggression or threats out on the animals, as a way to keep [survivors] in line and to warn Read More >