Domestic Violence: The Ultimate Resource Guide
Ask any domestic violence Lawyer and they’ll tell you…
Domestic violence is more common than most people realize. In fact:
It affects 1 in 4 of women and 1 in 7 men in their lifetimes.
But, as common as domestic violence is. It’s hard for you to get the right advice when living through such a difficult experience.
Understanding the depths of it all, what to do and where to go for help can be confusing and time-consuming.
But, don’t worry:
We’ve taken care of it for you. We spent hours collecting the most useful online Domestic Violence resources.
We combined all of the resources into this one big “Ultimate Domestic Violence Resource Guide” to make it quick and easy to get all the information you need.
Whether you are a victim of domestic violence, researching info for your loved one or have been falsely accused of it, we’ve covered everything in this guide.
Here’s how the guide works:
Each chapter includes Top guides and resources from expert authorities around the US and internationally.
Think of it as your online resource book. We split the Domestic Violence: The Ultimate Resource Guide up into 9 simple chapters.
- Chapter 1 –Domestic Violence Need to Know – Facts & Statistics
- Chapter 2 – Understanding the Types of Domestic Violence & Their Effects
- Chapter 3 – Spot the Early Warning Signs of Domestic Violence
- Chapter 4 – How to safely leave an abusive relationship
- Chapter 5 – Domestic Violence: Law & Punishment
- Chapter 6 – How to contest False Domestic Violence Accusations
- Chapter 7 – Domestic Violence & Your Citizenship Rights
- Chapter 8 – Domestic Violence: Inspirational Stories of Survival
- Chapter 9 – Domestic Violence Helplines & Support Groups
Domestic Violence Need to Know - Facts & Statistics
You’re not alone. Domestic Abuse is a worldwide issue. Here you’ll gain a broader understanding of what Domestic Violence/Abuse is and how it affects individuals, families, and society, as a whole. This chapter details quick facts, definitions, and in-depth studies which broadly explain Domestic Violence and the numbers behind it.
Understanding the Types of Domestic Abuse & Their Effects
Many people still picture domestic violence as classical physical aggression. But it’s much more than that. Abuse takes many forms. These resources below give deeper insight into the wide spectrum of domestic violence.
Spot the Early Warning Signs of Domestic Violence
Victims of domestic violence often stay in abusive partnerships for too long. They explain that the abusive develops slowly, over time. This often keeps victims unaware of the gravity of their situation until it’s too late. Here, you’ll see what typical early warning signs to look out for.
How to safely leave an abusive relationship
It’s hard and dangerous to leave an abusive relationship. But, it can be done. With the right preparation and planning, you will be able to move forward. This chapter gives you the tools and plans to be mentally, financially, and legally prepared to make that first step to getting your life back on track.
Domestic Violence Law & Punishment
Domestic violence is a serious offense. In extreme cases, even a felony. Convicted Domestic Violence offenders can expect hefty fines and even jail time. For this Chapter we gathered advice straight from domestic violence lawyers and family law authorities to explain what happens to someone once they are convicted on domestic violence charges.
How to Contest False Domestic Violence Accusations
Domestic Abuse convictions remain on your criminal record forever. However, over 700,000 people are falsely accused of Domestic Violence each year. False accusations are a serious issue and can destroy innocent lives. Here is advice from experienced domestic violence defence lawyers on how to successfully appeal false domestic abuse accusations.
Domestic Violence &Your Citizenship Rights
Countless men, women and children remain silent about their abusive relationships out of fear of being deported. They don’t need to. In this chapter, we demonstrate how domestic violence cases affect visas and your citizenship rights.
Domestic Violence: Inspirational Stories of Survival
You’re not alone. Millions of men, women and children have fallen victim to domestic violence in their lifetime and have gotten through it. Here are some of their stories for inspiration and guidance.
Domestic Violence Hotlines & Support Groups
Nobody has to go through domestic violence alone. There are hotlines, support groups and organizations around the country who are there for you. Here are some of the most prominent call centers, hotlines, and support groups around the US.
National Domestic Violence Hotline
Nationwide List of Domestic Violence Shelters
National Sexual Assault Hotline of the Rape, Abuse
and Incest National Network (RAINN)
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children
The National Center for Victims of Crime
Online Live Chat
7am – 2pm Central Time
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