You are in a violent relationship if you answered yes to 4 or more questions:
Has the violence increased in frequency over the past year?
Does your partner choke you?
Has the violence increased in severity over the past year and or has a weapon or threat from a weapon ever been used?
Is there a gun in the house?
Have you been forced to have sex with your partner?
Does your partner use drugs?
Does your partner threaten to kill you and/or do you believe that your partner is capable of killing you?
Is your partner drunk every day or almost every day?
Does your partner control most of all that you do?
Have you ever been beaten by your partner while you were pregnant?
Is your partner constantly jealous of you?
Have you or your partner ever tried to commit suicide?
Is your partner violent toward you or your children?
Is your partner violent outside of the home?
Does your partner get in fights often?
Does your partner have a criminal record?
Does your partner isolate you from family & Friends?
How You Can Get Help:
Call 911 if you are in danger and press charges against the abuser.
Local Shelter: 602-263-8900 or 1-800-799-7739
AZ Coalition Against Domestic Violence: 602-279-2900 or 1-800-782-6400
National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233
Temporary Foster-care For Pets: AZ Humane Society Project Safe House: 602-997-7585 ext.134