Awareness

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Domestic violence continues to be a serious problem throughout our country, affecting individuals of all ages in every community.

According to the CDC, about 1 in 4 women and 1 in 10 men have experienced contact sexual violence, physical violence, or stalking by an intimate partner during their lifetime and reported at least one impact of the violence. Over 43 million women and about 38 million men experienced psychological aggression by an intimate partner in their lifetime as well.

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