October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Every year millions are impacted by domestic violence. We are highlighting #1thing. #1thing is the testament that we must, and can, do #1thing to stop domestic violence everywhere.
Less so now that in the past, but services for sexual violence have historically been gendered, with minimization or outright exclusion of services for males. Many of the laws were also gendered and not applicable to males. Luckily, these areas of barriers have diminished – although not yet fully overcome.