Listen to “Rose” (we changed her name) tell her story of how advocates tried to protect her from her abuser. She is one of dozens of women supported by the Greater Newburyport high-risk team each year.
What if you could predict which victims of domestic violence were most at risk of being killed, and swoop in to protect them? A killing in Newburyport, Massachusetts, spurred advocates to develop a new approach helping survivors escape the cycle of domestic violence.
A new approach aiming to help survivors of domestic violence has been adopted by other states for its success.
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