Education is the

key to prevention.


Learn to recognize the signs of abuse, how to safety plan, and to stand up against violence before it ever happens.

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Without Heartly House, I wouldn’t be able to process my emotions from the trauma of being in an abusive relationship. I am learning how to move forward with healthier relationships and choices for myself.


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