Domestic Violence is a root cause of _________

To reduce trauma, end domestic violence

People exposed to domestic violence (DV) as children are more likely to engage in, or be victimized by domestic violence as adults
— Iram Qureshi, Newspaper Editor & Mother of two

To reduce homelessness, end domestic violence

One out of five (21%) individuals in LA County’s 2015 Homeless Count of 41,174 was identified as being homeless due to domestic violence
— Patrick Marino, Nurse & Father of three

To reduce substance abuse, end domestic violence

Children who have experienced family violence are at higher risk for alcohol and other drug problems later in life
— Deanne Franzen, Lawyer & Mother of one

To reduce gun violence, end domestic violence

44% of mass shootings between 2008 and 2013 were an act of domestic violence
— Yosuke Inoue, Advertising Executive & Father of two