Domestic violence is very serious it can affect men, women and children. Most cases is men hitting, punching, threatening and emotionally abuses women. But men can get abused too. It also affects children growing seeing and hearing their parents fight.
It kills your spirit, causes depression and low self-esteem.
The Cycle of Abuse goes in a circle like this: Abuse he feel guilty, make excuses then the fantasy you get the flower, candy, sweet takes and making love then the setup, the abuse come again.
Verbal, physical and emotional abuse done to your spouse or partner to dominate and control them.
The first step is recognizing the abuse. Once you realize, decide if you are going to leave or stay in the relationship. Please protect yourself and its people and agencies out there to help.
Single Parents has it harder than two parent household. Guess what! Homeless single women and children have it the hardest. We need to be blessed, to be a blessing to someone else. Here is just one way of many.
“Legacy Shoebox Project” through United Way of Atlanta helping to change lives. Families and companies donate shoeboxes filled with items to be given to the homeless women and children in the Atlanta communities.