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The Hotline is an excellent source of help for concerned friends, family, co-workers and others seeking information and guidance on how to help someone they know.
Since 1996, the National Domestic Violence Hotline has been the vital link to safety for women, men, children and families affected by domestic violence.
With the help of our dedicated advocates and staff, we respond to calls 24/7, 365 days a year.
We provide confidential, one-on-one support to each caller and chatter, offering crisis intervention, options for next steps and direct connection to sources for immediate safety.
According to President Obama, VAWA 2013: 2005 Congress took a more holistic approach to addressing violence against women.
In addition to enhancing criminal and civil justice and community-based responses to violence, VAWA 2005 created notable new focus areas such as: VAWA’s effectiveness is evident in the progress that has been made since implementation.
Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a serious, preventable public health problem that affects millions of Americans.