There is no excuse for abuse. No one should be expected to tolerate it. The articles below can help you understand the problem, get the support you need, and take action to help yourself or someone you love.
Abuse can occur to anyone from any walk of life and is experienced by men, women, children, and seniors. It can take the form of physical battery, emotional bullying, sexual abuse or neglect.
Whatever your situation, you deserve to live without pain and fear. Whether you’re the abused, the abuser, or a concerned friend or family member, it’s important to know that there is help available. By learning about the different types of abuse and what you can do to stop or prevent it, you can make a huge difference in your own or someone else’s life.
Learn about abuse
Domestic Violence and Abuse: Signs of Abuse and Abusive Relationships
Child Abuse and Neglect: Recognizing, Preventing, and Reporting Child Abuse
Elder Abuse and Neglect: Warning Signs, Risk Factors, Prevention, and Reporting Abuse
Help for Abused and Battered Women: Protecting Yourself and Escapting from Domestic Violence
Help for Abused Men: Escaping Domestic Violence by Women and Domestic Partners
Dealing with Bullying: Helping Bullied Kids and Teens
Dealing with Cyberbullying: Tips for Kids and Parents to Prevent and Stop Cyberbullying