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Am I Being Abused?

Remember in case of an emergency always dial 911 for police assistance first!

If you want to report an incident of abuse call the non-emergency police assistance number: 915-832-4400

If you are fearful of the situation at home call the Emergency shelter crisis hotline for assistance with transportation to a confidential shelter: 915-593-7700

Victims can be of any age, sex, race, culture, religion, education, employment or marital status. Although both men and women can be abused, most victims are women. It is important to remember that women can also be abusers and men can be victims. Sometimes it is hard, confusing, and embarrassing to admit to yourself and others that you are in an abusive relationship.

The following signs can help you to know if you are being abused. Tell someone you trust if the person you love or live with does any of the following:

On the other hand, this is what to look for in a healthy relationship:

Help and Resources

Center Against Family Violence 

El Paso Police Department

Texas Council on Family Violence

The Nationals Women Health Information Center
800-994-9662 TDD: 888-220-5446

The National Domestic Violence Hotline
1.800.799.SAFE (7233) 1.800.787.3224 (TTY)

The National Abuse Dating Hotline
1-866-331-9474 | 1-866-331-8453 TTY

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