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Paint Phoenix PurplePaint Phoenix Purple<div class="ExternalClass06B63DBC1AAD4489914BCA487CFB9330"><h3>Paint Phoenix Purple is a local awareness campaign brought to you by a collaboration of more than 50 community, private, and public organizations. Together we’ve created the “<a href="https://paintphoenixpurple.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/DV-Roadmap.pdf" target="_blank">Road Map to Excellence: Making the City of Phoenix a National Leader in Preventing and Ending Domestic Violence</a>​.​"​<br></h3></div>

 

 

 

 

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What Is Domestic Violence?https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/AddOnContent/DispForm.aspx?ID=182What Is Domestic Violence?182<div class="ExternalClass5500E559D3E64E7DAD48DF0D6F6E2831"><ul><li>​Domestic violence can be defined as a pattern of behavior in any relationship that is used to gain or maintain power and control over an intimate partner. Abuse is physical, sexual, emotional, economic or psychological actions or threats of actions that influence another person. This includes any behaviors that frighten, intimidate, terrorize, manipulate, hurt, humiliate, blame, injure, or wound someone. <br><br></li><li>Domestic violence can happen to anyone of any race, age, sexual orientation, economic class, immigration status, religion, or gender. It can happen to couples that are married, living together, or who are dating. Domestic violence affects people of all socioeconomic backgrounds and education levels. (<a href="https://www.ojp.gov/sites/g/files/xyckuh241/files/archives/factsheets/ojpfs_domesticviolence.html" target="_blank">Department of Justice Fact Sheet</a>) ​</li></ul><br></div>

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

City of Phoenix: Paint Phoenix Purple https://www.phoenixpubliclibrary.org/Lists/Links/DispForm.aspx?ID=763https://paintphoenixpurple.org/City of Phoenix: Paint Phoenix Purple Learn More and Get HelpNew Window0x0100B7E011FE46583C4E8C35CBD368DCEE8D0079739691E7ACA5418776612748C8B5B7<div class="ExternalClass6589CCB4263D4B9BB6BEAE5940712798"><p>​Domestic Violence is one of the most widespread and dangerous health and safety challenges in our community today. Learn how to get help for you or someone you know. ​<br></p></div>

 

 

 

 

 

 

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