“Violence against women, inside or outside the home, is never justified. Violence in any form-physical, sexual, psychological, or verbal is sinful; often, it is a crime as well.” USCCB, When I Call for Help, 2002.

Diocese of St. Petersburg Webinar Recording – Presented on Thursday, October 14, 2021, 7 p.m., on Zoom
Effective Strategies for Helping Families Suffering Abuse,
presented by Laura Yeomans, on behalf of Catholics for Family Peace.  This webinar is for clergy and lay pastoral leaders to increase awareness of the reality of domestic violence and to equip ministry leaders with resources to better accompany survivors in healing. 

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Check out the resources in this digital toolkit in English and Spanish offered by Catholics for Family Peace. The toolkit includes helpful links to:

More resources are available at: