Connections Family Resource Center utilizes education, intervention, and advocacy as the catalyst to increase awareness about the impact of Intimate Partner and Family Violence to support resilience and sustain safe, healthy families in communities that thrive.
Help Change the Facts
boys and girls who witness domestic violence in the homes are at a greater risk of becoming abusers or victims of abuse, thus continuing generations cycles of violence
EVERY 9 SECONDS
a woman in the United States is assaulted or badly beaten
is the major cause of injury among women in the United States
CLOSE TO 45%
of battered women are assaulted during pregnancy
WOMEN OF COLOR
experience domestic violence at high rates and continue to encounter barriers when trying to access supportive services
NEARLY 44 MILLION WOMEN
in the United States have experienced contact sexual violence, physical violence, and/or stalking by an intimate partner during their lifetime
Daring greatly means the courage to be vulnerable. It means to show up and be seen. To ask for what you need. To talk about how you're feeling. To have the hard conversations.