EP- Empowering People
Executives: Melissa Holyoake and Chloe Gossling
1 in 4 women will experience domestic violence in their lifetime.
A women is battered every 15 seconds.
85% of women and 15% of men have been victims of domestic violence.
- 32% of high school students will be involved in an abusive relation ship.
- Only one third of teens confide in some one about the abuse.
- 57% of teens say they know a peer who in some way has abused their dating partner.
- 50% of young people who experience physical or sexual abuse attempt to commit suicide.
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