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Many believe there are no resources or support available for male victims.It can seem like the majority of shelters and services for domestic violence victims are women-focused. Most federal funding sources require that domestic violence services be provided to all victims of abuse.
Every relationship is different, but the things that unhealthy and abusive relationships have in common are issues of power and control.The abuse of men is often treated as less serious, or a “joke.” We’ve seen this in action recently with the elevator footage of Solange Knowles attacking Jay-Z.When a man is abused, many people don’t take it as seriously (in part due to the previous two reasons we’ve mentioned). All victims deserve support and resources to help them feel safe.No matter what your situation is, the Hotline is here to help, confidentially and without judgment.Please give us a call anytime, or chat online with us 24/7/365.
Men may feel discouraged to talk about what’s going on in their personal lives, or they feel like no one will believe them.