Did you Know?
1 in 4 women is abused by her partner.
Homicide is the leading cause of death in women younger than 44 years.
Nearly 60% of these deaths are perpetrated by partners.
The most dangerous of abusers are those who strangle their partners.
You are 7.5 times more likely to become a homicide statistic if you are being strangled.
Please know that you are not alone! One of the strategies of an abuser is to convince you that you are. On average a victim of abuse will return to the abuser approximately 8 times before taking the final step of leaving. If you are in this position please reach out now.
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