Ask Amanda: Does Having Money Keep You Safe from Abusers?

DomesticShelters.org - February 13, 2019

Domestic abuse doesn’t discriminate because of income, education level or geographic location. Abusers are cunning individuals who look for trusting individuals they can manipulate, control and gaslight, and many of these abusers have power, money, fame and influence. If anything, these factors make them even more dangerous. 

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WomenSV: Serving victims of domestic violence abusers

Los Altos Town Crier - November 14, 2018

Mission: WomenSV aims to empower victims of affluent abusers by providing education, support and resources. The nonprofit organization serves to inform the public and professional communities about the prevalence of domestic violence and equip providers to better serve their clients and patients…

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WomenSV Supports Survivors Of Domestic Violence In Silicon Valley

CBS SF BayArea – July 18, 2018

According to the CDC, nearly 1 in 4 women and about 1 in 7 men have experienced violence from an intimate partner during their lifetime. This week’s Jefferson Award winner Ruth Patrick has dedicated her life to helping domestic violence survivors in a community where some might not think it would occur: Silicon Valley.

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