Shocking Statistics: Teenagers and middle aged people with disabilities suffer criminal violence twice as often as the able-bodied. Women are two time more likely to experience violence if they live with a disability. And, there is more. . .
People with disabilities
not served well or at all
by domestic violence agencies.
Shock and Horror
to Defiance and Resilience:
The stories from a new book,
Sticks and Stones,
edited by Marsha Saxton,
lay out the problems and offer strategies
to confront this multi-pronged beast.
CAPE: Curriculum on
Abuse Prevention and Empowerment
Adrienne Lauby and Leah Gardner.