DOMESTIC ABUSE 

One in every four women will experience domestic violence at some point in their lifetime. Physical abuse is only one type of abuse – it is important to be aware of the many ways domestic violence can occur including:

  1. Economic abuse
  2. Sexual abuse
  3. Physical abuse
  4. Verbal abuse
  5. Emotional abuse
  6. Academic abuse
  7. Technological abuse

Click here to visit the Center for Relationship Abuse Awareness’ webpage to learn more about each of these types of abuse, as well as issues that affect specific groups of marginalized women.

 

Know Your Risk

Use the tools below to explore if a relationship is abusive. Remember, domestic abuse is never the victim’s fault and help is available.

 

How Wisconsin Women are Affected

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Where to Get Help