“For a lot of victims the time they can actually collect themselves and reprieve is when their batterers go out to either be social or go to work,” said Liz Ortenburger, CEO for SafeNest. “So, with a stay at home order, the intensity of now which they have no break in their cycle of violence is massive.”

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2020-04-21T05:59:29+05:30