iOS app Android app

National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Rep. Doris Matsui: Let's Commit to Ending Domestic Violence

Doris Matsui | Posted 12.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Doris Matsui

Alarmingly, one out of every three women in the United States will experience some form of domestic violence in her lifetime. This is unacceptable, and we as a nation must do better.

Empowering Women -- and Their Communities -- Against Domestic Violence

Pierre R. Berastaín | Posted 02.01.2014 | Latino Voices
Pierre R. Berastaín

Recognizing that Latinas are more likely to seek help from friends, family or neighbors rather than authority figures, our philosophy is that the strength and power to end domestic violence rests within communities, not institutions.

Contextualizing Domestic Violence

Pierre R. Berastaín | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Pierre R. Berastaín

October was National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and as we carry on with holiday preparations, it might be easy to forget that intimate partner violence happens 24/7... every day of the year.

Domestic Violence: Everybody's Issue

Marcia G. Yerman | Posted 12.31.2012 | Crime
Marcia G. Yerman

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. It is essential to go beyond the statistics to place domestic violence within a larger societal framework.

Face Forward to Confront Domestic Violence in Beverly Hills (VIDEO)

Tanya Young Williams | Posted 11.11.2012 | Impact
Tanya Young Williams

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month but victims of domestic violence need our help every day of the year.