Family Violence

Many different people can suffer from family violence. Children can be hurt by their parents. Wives can be hurt by their husbands, and some husbands are abused by their wives. Boyfriends and girlfriends can also hurt each other. Sometimes, it is the grandmothers and grandfathers who are hurt.

It is hard to know what to do when someone, someone who should love us and take care of us, is hurting us. But there is help. There is help for the one being hurt, and help for the one doing the hurting.

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Written by: Laura Cousineau, M.L.S.
Reviewed by: Jim Hernandez, L.M.S.W.
Last Modified: Wednesday December 21, 2011 8:47 AM