EP- Empowering People

Executives: Melissa Holyoake and Chloe Gossling

Target Area

  • Only 25% of domestic violence crimes are reported to the police.


  • 6 million children have witnessed domestic violence.


  • 50% of homeless women and children are fleeing 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.

Mission Statement

To empower people who need help to better their lives.

Contact for help!

Rape and sexual assault hotline: 212-227-3000


Domestic violence hotline: 800-621-HOPE (4673)

Resources

"Domestic Violence / Abuse Statistics." Statistic Brain. N.p., 2013. Web. 9 Mar. 2014.

"Domestic Violence: Statistics & Facts." Safe Horizon. N.p., 2014. Web. 9 Mar. 2014.

"11 Facts about Teen Dating Violence." DoSomething.org. N.p., n.d. Web. 9 Mar. 2014.