Hi everyone, As you'll see in our pledge, we believe that the first step to ending intimate partner violence is for more people to really understand what it is and how it impacts survivors. If you want to learn more about intimate partner violence, please take an hour of your time to go through
Stopping intimate partner violence (IPV) will require stopping the shame and stigma that violence thrives on! Together we can put a stop to the culture that allows one in every three women in America to be victims of intimate physical or sexual violence. To end this stigma, we all need to work
According to the CDC's recent National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey (NISVS), "On average, 24 people per minute are victims of rape, physical violence, or stalking by an intimate partner in the United States." It's difficult for us to believe,then, that many still question
Getting out of an abusive relationship is difficult. In fact, some people never leave. The stigma surrounding intimate partner violence is a large part of why. Stigma has many facets. Look at the terms above that describe stigma and decide which one YOU think has the greatest impact.