Josefina Perez is an undocumented immigrant with a young daughter, and an abusive husband.
Fearing for her daughter's safety, she risks everything and decides to seek help at a local women's shelter.
If you think your spouse or partner is abusive, or you suspect that someone you know is in an abusive relationship, review the red flags and other information on domestic abuse and violence covered in this article.
Recognizing the warning signs and symptoms of spousal abuse is the first step, but taking action is the most important step in breaking free.
If you answer yes to one or more of these questions, you may be at risk – please call 937-498-7261 to speak with a domestic violence advocate.
In the 16-minute movie geared toward teens, Natalie suffers the cycle of physical and emotional abuse by her boyfriend Alex.
A new initiative introduced by El Paso County officials aimed at reducing domestic violence. They seem like a normal newly wed couple on the outside, but when they are alone, the cycle of abuse is revealed.
For up-to-date statistics, you can visit the National Domestic Violence Hotline at
When the students enter the classroom, give each person ten red sticker dots and ten green sticker dots (or one red and one green marker).