What is abuse?
Domestic abuse in a Deaf relationship takes many forms, from physical violence to types of psychological abuse, including signing exaggerations, intimidation and isolation. Find out more about abuse in a Deaf relationship
We’ve made great strides since we opened our doors nearly 40 years ago. But our dreams are bigger than our current space. So we’re asking for help to bring our bold vision to life.Click here to see the progress we have made.
We're thrilled to have received a perfect quality assessment from the Michigan Domestic and Sexual Violence Prevention and Treatment Board. HAVEN is the first agency to attain a perfect score across both sets of standards.Click here to learn more about this exciting honor.
Abusive relationships rarely start that way. The abuser usually presents himself as a “nice guy” in the beginning. He starts out saying all the right things. But over time, his true nature emerges. In our new awareness TV spot, we chose to focus on the dual behaviors of the abuser. Who he is. How he works. And how to get out before it’s too late.