Domestic violence can happen to anyone of any race, age, sexual orientation, religion or gender. It can happen to couples who are married, living together, or who are dating. Partner abuse and partner violence affects people of all socioeconomic backgrounds.
Domestic Violence may be defined as a pattern of abusive behavior used to gain or maintain power and control over an intimate partner.
Women & Infants offers monthly trainings on Screening for Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Evidence Collection Kit.
Please contact the Nursing Education Department at (401) 274-1122, ext. 42008 for upcoming dates and times.