According to a 2015 study by the Violence Policy Center, South Carolina has the highest rate of women murdered by men in the nation.
On average, according to the National Domestic Violence Hotline, a victim will leave an abusive relationship seven times before leaving for good. Even if you are not ready to leave, you can still receive
assistance from the community resources provided on this page. These agencies, and others like them, can help you plan a path to emotional and physical safety, and
live a life free of abuse.