How to Help a Victim of Domestic Violence - Domestic Abuse Myths Dispelled

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Providence House Domestic Violence Services of Catholic Charities provides comprehensive services to victims of domestic abuse and their children. We seek to end the cycle of domestic abuse through education, empowerment and advocacy while providing a safe haven from abuse. Through our confidential and FREE services, we help victims: Separate from abusive individuals Change living arrangements Filing restraining orders Establish boundaries Becoming aware of their options Providence House Domestic Violence Services was established in Burlington County in 1978 and in Ocean County in 1986. We seek to remove the barriers that prevent a victim of domestic violence from living an abuse-free life. These barriers are often created by: Unfamiliarity with domestic violence Uncertainty regarding financial and housing resources Fear for one’s safety Social isolation Low self-esteem Our other services include: 24-Hour Domestic Violence Hotline Emergency Safe Houses in both Burlington and Ocean counties Individual Counseling and Support Groups Services for Older Victims of Domestic Abuse Children’s Counseling Legal Advocacy

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