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July 18, 2019

When Someone Else Controls the Money

A relationship with an abusive partner often devastates victims’ finances. Unfortunately, leaving such a relationship often requires money to build a new life. If you’re concerned about the […]
June 27, 2019

Bought and Sold: How One Woman Survived Human Trafficking

Lee* met her trafficker when she was just 18 years old. He was 28. She told him she wanted to get into the escorting business. In […]
June 7, 2019

Domestic Violence Restraining Orders

A domestic violence restraining order is a court order that helps protect people from abuse or threats of abuse from someone they have a close relationship […]
May 31, 2019

The Dangers of Strangulation

At The Hotline, we often speak with people who don’t think they are being abused because they aren’t being hit, aren’t being hit with a closed […]
May 1, 2019

Warning Signs for College-Age Adults

Whether you are a parent, professor, administrator, student, coworker, or friend—you can make a difference in someone’s life by noticing the warning signs of sexual assault […]
April 12, 2019

A Self-Care Plan For Survivors Of Sexual Assault And Harassment

There’s a lot of buzz about “self-care” these days, but it can be hard to figure out what it actually means. While the media can make […]
March 1, 2019

College Dating Violence and Abuse Poll

Key Findings A significant number of college women are victims of violence and abuse. 43% of dating college women report experiencing some violent and abusive dating […]
January 18, 2019

I’ve Talked With Teenage Boys About Sexual Assault for 20 Years. This Is What They Still Don’t Know

By: LAURIE HALSE ANDERSON  on Time I started visiting schools two decades ago. It was after the publication of my novel, Speak, which tells the story of a […]
January 11, 2019

Stalking Awareness

Did you know that the average duration of a stalking case is two years and that at least 1 in 6 women and 1 in 17 […]