If you are in immediate danger, call 911
No appointment necessary for immediate face to face crisis intervention and support.
Come to Abigail’s Arms Crisis Center or call our 24-hour crisis hotline.
- Domestic violence is a pattern of abusive behaviors used to exert power and control over another person.
- Domestic violence can be physical, sexual, emotional, economic or psychological actions or threats of actions that influence another person. This includes any behaviors that intimidate, manipulate, humiliate, isolate, frighten, terrorize, coerce, threaten, blame, hurt, injure or wound someone.
- Domestic violence affects people of all socioeconomic backgrounds and education levels.
- Domestic violence occurs in all kinds of relationships between intimate partners who are married, living together or dating, as well as between family members or people living within the same household.
- Domestic violence can happen to anyone regardless of race, age, sexual orientation, religion, or gender.