Domestic Violence and the Holidays: Considerations for Survivors from Specific Populations

With the holiday season approaching, questions arise about the connection between domestic violence and distinctive holidays. This brief document offers guidance from the NRCDV Technical Assistance Team.

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Domestic Violence and the Holidays: Considerations for Survivors from Specific Populations Technical Assistance Guidance by the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence (December 2011)

With the holiday season approaching, questions arise about the connection between domestic violence and distinctive holidays. This brief document offers guidance from the NRCDV Technical Assistance Team.

This document provides an analysis of the available data on the volume of request for domestic violence services during the holidays, and offers recommendations for advocates on how to help survivors during this time of year.

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