She dedicated her senior year in college to advocating, raising awareness, thinking of programs for young girls, and studying DV.
She actively advocates and speaks on campus to be a voice for those who have been silenced.
While firearms are commonly used by abusive partners to exert power and control, we know that each case is unique and warrants its own specific safety plan.
Devine is currently, a 23 year old, college graduate from California State University San Marcos, and has her degree in Human Development with a core in Counseling and plans on going to graduate school to study domestic violence and race.
Being black, a single mother, and a domestic violence survivor is a whole new kind of beautiful and she wants to let others know how important it is to be aware, but also if you weren’t, that there is life and hope on the other side.’s determination stemmed from two abusive marriages, one that ended after a brutal assault by her ex-husband left her with a shattered nose, multiple broken bones in her face and permanent strangulation nerve damage in her neck.
You can find many websites devoted to domestic violence by using an online search engine, but the quality and intent of the sites you find have to be determined by you. S., guns are often the weapons of choice for abusers, used in over 50% of all cases of domestic violence homicides.
Just the mere presence of a gun in a domestic violence situation increases the risk of fatality for women by five times.
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