A Resource Center for Women and Children Victimized by Domestic Violence

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House of Deliverance

For Battered Women

A Resource Center for Women and

Children Victimized by Domestic Violence

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Providing Resources For

  • Safe Escape
  • Safe Haven
  • Individual, Group, and
    Family Counseling
  • House of Deliverance

    (661) 363-9868

    No woman or child should have to experience violence

    News & Information

    Domestic Violence Statistics

    According to DomesticViolenceStatistics.Org

    • Every 9 seconds in the US a woman is assaulted or beaten.
    • Around the world, at least one out of four women have been beaten, coerced into sex or otherwise abused during her lifetime. Most often, the abuser is a member of her own family.
    • Domestic violence is the leading cause of injury to women—more than car accidents, muggings, and rapes combined.
    • Studies suggest that up to 10 million children witness some form of domestic violence annually.
    • Nearly 1 in 5 teenage girls who have been in a relationship said a boyfriend threatened violence or self-harm if presented with a breakup.
    • Everyday in the US, more than three women are murdered by their husbands or boyfriends.
    • Ninety-two percent of women surveyed listed reducing domestic violence and sexual assault as their top concern.
    • Domestic violence victims lose nearly 8 million days of paid work per year in the US alone—the equivalent

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