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December 12, 2018

In November, the United Nations (U.N.) released a report that led to shocking headlines: home is the most dangerous place for women.  According to the U.N., around 87,000 women were killed around the world in 2017.  Approximately 50,000 of those women — or 58% — were k...

August 2, 2017

This month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a report that generated shocking headlines: more than half of all female homicide victims are killed by an intimate partner.   The report revealed that 55.3% of all female homicide victims a...

February 10, 2016


Domestic violence can take many forms, from emotional to physical abuse, reproductive coercion and more.  With such a wide variety of behaviors classified as domestic violence, it can be easy to misunderstand what this type of abuse really is.  We often see different...

November 4, 2015

One aspect of abusive relationships that can be hard to grasp is the difference between situational violence and domestic violence.  To be clear, Blackburn Center believes that all relationships should be free from abuse, and that no form of violence is acceptable.  Ho...

September 23, 2015

This originally was published in the Harrisburg Patriot-News on September 9, 2015. 





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