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What exactly constitutes abuse? Learn the facts - it goes far beyond physical violence - in our comprehensive overview of domestic violence. For teens and parents, we have an in-depth explanation of dating abuse, plus an exploration of healthy relationships for young adults.


No matter where in the world you are, if you or someone you know is being abused, help is nearby. Search our resource directory for direct victims' services in the United States and Canada, Australia, Argentina and Israel.

Legal Information

Victims who are out of immediate danger can still be harmed - physically, financially, psychologically - by an abuser manipulating the legal system. Learn about the legal issues and protections available to domestic abuse victims working to protect their security and maintain custody of their children.


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