Our mission is to alleviate the suffering of women and children from domestic abuse and support them to rebuild positive healthy lives. We want to break the silence and give a voice to those women and children.
If you feel you are in immediate danger, please dial 9-1-1.
If you feel you may be in an abusive relationship and/or want more information,
please call 1-866-723-3014. Counselors are available 24 hours a day
and all conversations are kept confidential.
If you would like more information about My Sister’s Haven and our programs,
please call 215-791-4508. Monday through Friday 9 am - 5 pm. If you need more
information urgently, please call 215-791-4202 after 5 pm and on weekends.
70% of women worldwide will experience physical and/or sexual abuse by an intimate partner during their lifetimes.
7 examples of different forms of abuse – Physical, Sexual, Economic, Emotional, Psychological, Sex Coercion & Reproductive Control
7 out of 10 psychologically abused women display symptoms of PTSD and/or depression
72% of all murder-suicide are perpetrated by intimate partners
An abused woman will leave a relationship approximately 7 times before she leaves for good
A woman is 70 times more likely to be murdered in the few weeks after leaving her abusive partner than at any other time in the relationship.
Victims can undergo 7 stages of leaving a Domestic Violence Relationship – Abuse is happening, Denial of Abuse, Acknowledgement of Abuse, Motivation to Leave, Triggering event prior to leaving, Victim Escapes