How We Can Help
- If this is an emergency, call 911 or you can call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233 | 1-800-787-3224 (TTY) or visit their website at http://www.thehotline.org/
- Call our 800 line and speak to RCDV: CPC staff.
- Email our staff a question
- Request a publication
- TA Packets for Survivors
- Browse our Resources
- Contact a partner agency
- Through StrongHearts, Native callers can connect one-on-one with knowledgeable StrongHearts advocates who can provide immediate support, personalized safety planning, crisis intervention, and referrals to Native-centered resources. Advocates are available at 1-844-7NATIVE (1-844-762-8483)
, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. CST.
The Impact of Intimate Partner Violence; Domestic Violence Awareness Month Facts
A common belief is that if a woman leaves her batterer she will be safer because the violence will end. This is a myth for many women; 75% of women who are murdered by their intimate partner had recently separated from their abuser, and many women experience continued and even escalated violence after separation.