Intimate Partner Violence: Experts offer information and assistance

Kathleen Doherty, executive director of the Chicago Metropolitan Battered Women’s Network and Cory Ryan, executive director of Connections for Abused Women and their Children discuss with ABC7 domestic violence, why some women find it so difficult to walk away and the help available to those who do. (Note that the interview begins after 30 seconds)

http://abc7chicago.com/news/newsviews-domestic-violence/308005/#videoPlayer

– – For more information about domestic or dating violence or to seek help contact:

Greater Metropolitan Battered Women’s Network www.batteredwomensnetwork.org
Hotline number: 877-863-6338

Connections for Abused Women And Their Children www.cawc.org
Hotline number: 773-278-4566