You are not alone
You are not to blame
You do not deserve to be abused
You have rights
1 in 4 women and 1 in 7 men will be victims of domestic violence or abuse in their lifetime.
About 1 in 3 women and nearly 1 in 6 men were victims of contact sexual violence at some point in their lives. Nearly 23 million women and 1.7 million men have been the victims of rape or attempted rape at some point in their lives.
Strangulation is one of the most lethal forms of domestic violence: unconsciousness may occur within seconds and death within minutes.
1 in 6 women and 1 in 19 men have been stalked during their lifetime. Stalking is the willful and repeated following, watching and/or harassing of another person.