“Domestic Violence is like drowning in your own home” -Author Unknown
What is Domestic Violence?
“Domestic violence is the willful intimidation, physical assault, battery, sexual assault, and/or other abusive behavior as part of a systematic pattern of power and control perpetrated by one intimate partner against another. It includes physical violence, sexual violence, threats, and emotional or psychological abuse. The frequency and severity of domestic violence vary dramatically.” – National Coalition Against Domestic Violence