On average, nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner in the United States. During one year, this equates to more than 10 million women and men.
1 in 4 women experience severe intimate partner physical violence, intimate partner contact sexual violence, and/or intimate partner stalking with impacts such as injury, fearfulness, post-traumatic stress disorder, etc.
1 in 7 women have been stalked by an intimate partner during their lifetime to the point in which they felt very fearful or believed that they or someone close to them would be harmed or killed.
On a typical day, there are more than 20,000 phone calls placed to domestic violence hotlines nationwide. (The National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey)
The lack of resources to physically protect and shelter women and children in these situations is becoming a more prevalent issue. The Tribe Circle is focused on creating security based solutions in addition to safe shelter and access to supportive resources.