Don't put me at risk


Be a role model for your child. If you are being abused, there is a chance the abuser will abuse your child. Learn to recognize abuse and take action to help your child. Choose your child over your partner.

Characteristics of Abusive Adults

Physical Abuse is any intentional unwanted physical contact with the victim. Some examples:

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Sexual Abuse is any intentional unwanted sexual behavior perpetrated on a victim. Some examples:

Verbal/Emotional Abuse is anything that the abuser says or does to the victim that causes the victim to be afraid, lowers the victim's self esteem, or manipulates or controls the victim’s feelings or behavior. Some examples: