Parish Packet | Domestic Violence Materials

October Is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

These resources seek to assist parishes to be aware of the 1 in 5 women who in their lifetime experience violence from an intimate partner, and to help them heal safely and pastorally.

USCCB logoU.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops

Resources include "Preaching about Family Violence" and "What do You Say."


Catholics for Family PeaceCatholics for Family Peace

Downloadable Resources

Video Resources

National Domestic Violence Hotline LogoThe National Domestic Violence Hotline

Power and Control Wheels are enlightening resources for helping women realize they are being abused.

Downloadable Resources


Download Flyer

Pastoral Response to Abusive Relationships

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"Are You in an Abusive Relationship?" Bookmark

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