If you are a victim of Domestic Violence, you need to know that the violence was not your fault. Although you may not feel it at this time, you are not alone. Help and support are available for you.
Domestic violence is the willful intimidation, physical assault, battery, sexual assault, and/or other abusive behavior as part of a systematic pattern of power and control perpetrated by one intimate partner against another. It includes physical violence, sexual violence, threats, economic, and emotional/psychological abuse. The frequency and severity of domestic violence varies dramatically.
Learn more about Domestic Violence on the West Virginia Coalition Against Domestic Violence website.