WHO WE ARE:
Haven House is a shelter for women who are suffering from domestic violence or abuse.
What is Domestic Violence?
Domestic violence occurs when a person in an intimate relationship tries to control the other person.
What are the Signs of Domestic Violence?
There are many signs of an abusive relationship.
What Are the Types of Abuse?
Abuse can be physical, emotional, and verbal.
Domestic Abuse Follows a Pattern
Domestic abuse falls into a common pattern, or cycle of violence.
What to Do
If you suspect that someone you know is being abused, speak up!
The Behavior of the Abuser
Despite what many people believe, domestic violence and abuse is not due to the abuser’s loss of control over his or her behavior.
What are the Warning Signs
It’s impossible to know with certainty what goes on behind closed doors, but there are some telltale signs and symptoms of emotional abuse and domestic violence..