If you are being emotionally, physically, or sexually abused, you do not have to continue to suffer in silence. But you do need to make safety a priority for you and/or your children. Here are some steps you can take to get help.
- Tell a Person You Trust
Many people in abusive relationships keep the abuse hidden from friends and family. You may feel shame or even think it’s your fault. It’s imperative to get support and help, so you’ll need to share your story. Share with someone you trust such as a friend, neighbor, co-worker, or family member. Make sure it’s someone who is loving and compassionate. [Read more…]