Success Stories

According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, 1 in 15 children are exposed to intimate partner violence each year, and 90% of these children are eyewitnesses to this violence. One mom shared the harrowing story of a how her marriage to her high school sweetheart ended in abuse-and how […]
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According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, more than 20,000 phone calls are placed to domestic violence hotlines nationwide on an average day. One woman shared how connecting with Promise Place helped her get the attorney and counseling professionals she and her daughter needed after leaving an abusive household. […]
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According to Futures Without Violence, married immigrant women experience higher levels of physical and sexual abuse than unmarried immigrant women, 59.5 percent compared to 49.8 percent, respectively. One woman shared the harrowing story of how her husband used her immigration status as a tool of control—and how she finally left […]
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According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, 1 in 4 women have been victims of severe physical violence by an intimate partner in their lifetime. One woman shared how her marriage took an abusive turn after her husband got into porn and “Fifty Shades of Grey”-style BDSM. “My husband […]
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