While children may not be the target of violence, living in an abusive household affects them deeply.We assist children in our programs through counseling, a nurturing environment and age-appropriate education about domestic violence ....
Our counselors are sensitive to the special needs of victims of intimate partner violence and offer flexible schedule times and a supportive environment to help them work through the issues associated with abuse ....
Read more Domestic violence affects each and every person living in an abusive home, and is especially detrimental to children.
Depending on the venue used, other terms used in the media are Internet chat room killer, Craigslist killer, Facebook serial killer.
Internet homicide can also be part of an Internet suicide pact or consensual homicide.
Serial killers are murderers who target three or more victims sequentially, with a "cooling off" period between each murder, and whose motivation for killing is largely based on psychological gratification.
Such killers have used forms of social networking to attract victims long before the advent of the internet.
The DVCC has two residences that provide temporary shelter for victims of domestic violence and their children.
Our goals are, first, to ensure the safety of residents and, second, to help equip them for an independent and self-reliant existence after they leave the Safe House.
Online chatrooms are also used, in some cases, to plan consensual homicides.