What You Need to Know About Resources for Domestic Violence Victims in Michigan

Whether you or someone you know is a victim of domestic violence, it is extremely important to have ready access to resources to get you the help you need. Here’s everything you need to know about resources for domestic violence victims in Michigan.

The National Domestic Violence Hotline can be reached at 800-799-7233. This number can be reached 24/7, and offers over 200 language interpretation services. However, if you are in any immediate danger, please dial 9-1-1.

What is Domestic Abuse?

According to the United Nations, domestic abuse, otherwise known as “domestic violence” or “intimate partner violence,” is a pattern of behavior in any relationship that is used to gain or maintain power over an intimate partner. This behavior extends to any demographic (regardless of age, gender, sexual orientation, etc.), and can happen to those who are married, dating, or living together.

Essentially, anyone can be a victim, and it is not their fault.

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Signs of Domestic Abuse

There are many ways to identify whether you or someone you love is a victim of domestic violence. Some indications include:

  • Physical harm or mistreatment
  • Sexual assault
  • Emotional abuse
  • Verbal abuse
  • Manipulation
  • Intimidation
  • Humiliation
  • Isolation from others
  • Coercion and threats
  • Using children
  • Stalking and surveillance
  • Human trafficking

Resources for Domestic Violence Victims in Michigan

The links below click through to external websites and resources that may be valuable for victims of domestic violence in Michigan.

Related: Why Do Domestic Violence Victims Stay?

Legal Resources

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If you or a loved one would like to learn more about Resources for Domestic Violence Victims Michigan, get your free consultation with one of our Domestic Violence Attorneys in Michigan today!