What you can do to stay safeLast modified: January 29, 2013
You can take steps to protect yourself and your children. Partner abuse is not just a family problem.
Call 911 if you are in danger.
Call the 24 Hour Crisis Line at 1-252-925-2500.
Domestic Violence Protection Order
Helping an Abused Victim
It is very important that you as a friend listen and believe her or him when they talk about abuse.
Try to gently encourage her/him to do what is best for themself and children, but let her/him make their own decisions.
Let her/him know, through your friendship and listening skills that you are there for them. Call us for information and referrals