Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence

Public Awareness

Bulletins - Spring 2014 OPDV Bulletin

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In This Issue

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (ribbon)
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

For more information on sexual assault, visit the OPDV Website

Did you know…

In 2012, applicants for public assistance indicated danger due to domestic violence 21,721 times, a 7% increase from 2011.

This statistic is taken from the 2012 New York State Domestic Violence Dashboard, available at the end of July.

NYS Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence

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