OUR MISSION To provide household furnishings to domestic violence victims and their children. To give out information on other helpful services. To promote abuse-free relationships.
Domestic Violence Assistance has been in operation for 5 years and has been able to help 225 victims and their 425 children all through donations.
Domestic Violence Statistics in South Carolina for 2011
South Carolina is ranked #2 in the nation for the number of deaths which involve men killing women
There were 38 women killed due to domestic violence in 2011. 17 of those were from Greenville County
South Carolina had 4,382 women and children living in domestic violence shelters
South Carolina had 28,507 clients who didn’t stay in the shelters
85% of women with disabilities are victims of domestic abuse