A short-term residential facility for women and their children seeking confidential refuge from an unsafe living situation.
Designed to help women and their children bridge the gap between their time at the Safe House and living independently.
Educational and empowering programs such as, counseling, support groups, and specialized youth programs are offered for all ages groups.
A group of volunteers who are specially trained to provide critical and clear information on scene, in a time of crisis.
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As the wheel illustrates, abuse is cyclical. There are periods of time where things may be calmer, but those times are followed by a buildup of tension and abuse. The cycle often starts to repeat, becoming more extreme as time goes on. Each relationship is different, and not everyone follows the same pattern. Yet, abusers commonly use many or all of these tactics of abuse to instill fear and gain control.