Home Articles and Information on Domestic Violence and Abuse
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    Why Are Abusers Getting Their Kids in a Split?

    November 28, 2016 The Family Court Enhancement Project wants to find out how survivors are losing custody and abusers are gaining it | At DomesticShelters.org, we... read more

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    Images of Violence

    November 25, 2016 Photographer Donna Ferrato spent 30 years capturing glaring evidence of domestic abuse | “When you know that someone is being hurt, what do you do?... read more

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    Brain Changes

    November 23, 2016 How repeated exposure to violence can cause changes in a child’s brain | All children are exposed to some stressful events—and that’s not nec... read more

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    Survivor: April Hernandez-Castillo

    November 21, 2016 Actor and activist shares her story of overcoming teen dating violence | April Hernandez-Castillo is an actress with roles in the movie Fr... read more

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    Flying the Survivor Skies

    November 18, 2016 Angel Flight West helps relocate victims of abuse, free of charge | Escaping from an abuser sometimes means moving into a shelter a few miles away.... read more