All the women in these stories are victims of abuse. Each story will highlight a specific aspect of an abusive relationship. These stories demonstrate that abuse crosses all socio-economic and cultural lines. The abuse that will be described includes:

  • Isolation
  • Economic abuse
  • Intimidation
  • Use of children to control
  • Emotional abuse
  • Threats

  • Kate’s Story
  • M’s Story

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