Random Statistics48% of Latinas in one study reported that their partner’s violence against them had increased since the immigrated to the US.
Family Violence Prevention Fund, http://www.endabuse.org/resources/facts, 2008
Provide a safe environment with related services to women and their children who are victims of domestic violence.
Provide individuals and families in crisis with information, referrals, and low-cost counseling.
Provide education and assistive services targeted at domestic violence prevention and intervention in the wider community of San Luis Obispo County.
The North County Women’s Shelter will provide comprehensive programs of education and support, which are effective in raising community awareness and decreasing the incidence of and tolerance for domestic violence.