Stepping in for survivors of domestic violence
Domestic violence in families isn’t always obvious and abuse can be subtle...but statistics show 1 in 4 women and one in 10 men have experienced it.
A recent case of familicide in Seattle’s Wallingford neighborhood is a horrific example of how badly things can go.
But there is help and in a minute we’re going to hear from Doris O’Neal.
She’s the director of gender-based violence specialized services at the YWCA of King and Snohomish County.
If you or someone you know is in a domestic violence situation, here are some resources.
The national domestic violence hotline: 1-800-799-7233
Domestic Violence Hopeline: 206-737-0242
King & Snohomish County YWCA: 877.757.8297 or ywcaworks.org
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