Hosting an event to benefit Willow Center is a great way to raise funds and raise awareness of relationship abuse.
No one chooses to be in an abusive relationship. Dating and domestic violence is an escalating pattern of behaviors to maintain power and control over another person. It is not just physical, but can take many forms.
Often, domestic violence is swept under the rug as a “private” matter. Calling it what it is reveals the danger that faces those in abusive relationships.