Surviving Domestic Violence (Video)
According to a recent report by The U.S. Department of Justice, the majority of non-fatal domestic violence is committed against females (76 percent) compared to males (24 percent). Find out more about this growing problem, on this episode of Connecting Our Community.
Host Karen Allyn speaks with Katie Gleeson. Having been a victim and escaping domestic violence herself, Katie Gleeson discusses her experience and gives first hand advice. Katie now speaks publicly about her experience to groups and local colleges and universities.
For more information you can reach Katie at 877.393.8477 or visit her website.
If there is someone in immediate danger call 911.
Contact the Family Justice Center online or call 240.773.0444.
Contact the Crisis Line 24 hour assistance at 240.777.4000.