Frequently Asked Questions

Counseling FAQs

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Surviving Abuse

Surviving an Abusive Relationship If you believe you are in an abusive relationship, please know that you are not alone and that you have choices that can lead to safety for you and your children. If you believe you are in immediate danger, call 9-1-1 or the local police. Read the information on these pages […]

Domestic Violence:  Safety Planning Guidelines

Following these suggestions is not a guarantee of safety, but could help to improve your safety situation. (Read on, or click here to get a printable version of this Personal Safety Plan.) Staying Safe While Living With an Abuser Try to avoid an abusive situation by leaving. Identify safe areas of the house where there […]

Domestic Violence Safety Information

Local Hotlines and Shelters Ventura County: The Coalition to End Family Violence, 805-656-1111 Interface, 1-800-339-9597 Canoga Park Crisis Line: 818-887-6589 Santa Barbara Shelter Services: 805-984-5845 Santa Clarita Shelter: 1-661-259-4357 Los Angeles Sojourn Services: 1-310-264-6644 Am I Being Abused? How is your relationship? Does your partner: Embarrass you with put-downs? Look at you or act in […]