There is no perfect reaction to hearing that someone you care about has survived an act of violence. We have compiled information for you on supporting a loved one, and what to do if someone discloses to you.
Signs of Abuse in Adults
Adults in your life may suffer from abuse from a current partner or may have suffered abuse as children. Here is a link to signs that an adult may have been or currently be the victim of violence.
Children are vulnerable to different types of abuse. Whether it is abuse that is occurring at home or elsewhere, it is important to recognize signs of abuse in children to shield them from further harm.
One of the most difficult things is for a parent to learn their child has been the victim of abuse. We have compiled some thoughts on how to support your child through their trauma and how to address your own.