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Si usted conoce a alguien que tal vez esté en una relación abusiva, llame a la Línea de Atención Inmediata para Violencia Doméstica al 1-866-723-3014 para conversar sobre sus inquietudes.

Tenemos consejeras entendidas que pueden conversar con usted en cualquier momento, y todas las llamadas han de mantenerse en completa confidencialidad.

 

Unos Cuantos Consejos:

Recuerde que el alejarse de una situación abusiva puede causar temor y ser peligroso. No ejerza presión en tomar decisiones, y no haga preguntas que señalen culpabilidad como: “¿Por qué no rompes la relación con él o ella?

Tenga paciencia y ofrézcase siempre a ser una persona dispuesta a escuchar.

Aliéntelo(a)s a que llamen al 1-866-723-3014 para que reciba informacion sobre cómo planear para su seguridad, opciones de consejería,  alberge de emergencia, y muchos otros servicios.

Pida tarjetas de la Línea de Atención Inmediata para Violencia Doméstica de Philadelphia. (enlace)

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Sara’s Story

Sara’s Story

Sara* was a victim of domestic violence who transformed into a strong and capable mother with support from Women Against Abuse.

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Catherine’s Story

Catherine’s Story

When I first met my abuser, I was just 14 years old and he was 20. I thought I was in love, so I ignored the disapproval of my mom and sister.

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Mike’s Story

Mike's Story

Mike, a former police detective with the Philadelphia Police Department, has been working as the police liaison for Women Against Abuse, so that he can help survivors in ways he couldn’t as a detective.

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Sarah’s Story

Sarah’s Story

Sarah joined Women Against Abuse in September 2010 through a partnership program with the German peace and volunteer organization ARSP.

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Renee’s Story

Renee’s Story

Renee Norris Jones experienced 7 years of domestic violence at a time when few resources existed to help victims escape abuse.

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Beth Huffman’s Story

Beth Huffman’s Story

When a survivor's child was in trouble, Beth Huffman helped organize a press conference to get the story out on behalf of Women Against Abuse's Legal Center.

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Lucia’s Story

Lucia’s Story

Lucia* came to the WAA emergency shelter pregnant and with five children.

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Lonnie & Jordan’s Story

Lonnie & Jordan’s Story

The life-saving work that Women Against Abuse achieves each day would not be possible without the support of advocates in the community.

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Alyssa’s Story

Alyssa’s Story

Alyssa* had been living with her parents and was restricted to a wheelchair due to under-developed limbs.

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Georgina O’Hara’s Story

Georgina O’Hara’s Story

Pro bono representation provided by local law firms makes a meaningful difference for the thousands of clients seeking help at our Legal Center.

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If you or someone you know needs help, call our toll-free 24-hour Hotline:

1.866.723.3014

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