About Abuse

Learn About Abuse
Abuse is a general term for the misuse of a person or thing, causing harm to the person or thing, to the abuser, or to someone else. Abuse can be something as simple as damaging a piece of equipment, or as serious as the severe maltreatment of a person. Abuse may be direct, but it is often disguised. Quick Exit

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As a nonprofit organization, Abuse Victim Hotline, Inc. would cease to exist without the generous support of our donors. Donations allow us to better serve the community. It is our hope that through our support to victims and our Abuse Victim Awareness Campaign, that one day, abuse will be obsolete. Quick Exit

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Latest News

AVH Changes for 2009
As of 1/1/09 Abuse Victim Hotline will no longer operate a 24 hour hotline and all queries should be directed via email to help@avhotline.org. Our new online messaging service is up and running. The service is safe, secure, 100% free and 100% confidential. Click here to connect with an AVH rep now: AVH Contact Page . Quick Exit

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