Women are more likely to experience physical and sexual abuse in their lifetimes, either at work, home or as they go about their daily lives. Abuse against women is not always physical. It can include psychological, emotional, economic and verbal attacks, as well as a range of coercive, controlling and intimidating behaviors.
These services are provided at no cost to the victim. Confidential services are provided whether or not the victim chooses to have police involvement.In addition to treating injuries and documenting evidence, the nurse also helps to educate the victim about domestic violence, assist with safety planning to prevent further violence and provide access to community services, such as advocacy programs and shelters. Confidential services are provided whether or not the victim chooses to have police involvement.
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