Recently you have seen #whyIstayed and #whyIleft a lot in the media. It has been trending on Twitter and Facebook for over a week. With each passing day more and more strong women and men have used these hashtags to share their story. To view these tweets please click #whyIstayed. Some also choose to use #WhyIleft to help others realize that they to can leave. You can check out those tweets by clicking here #WhyIleft
Please feel free to share your story by using the #WhyIstayed or #WhyIleft Remember, If you only help one person it will be worth it.
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If you or someone you know needs help, please contact National Abuse Hotline online or call them at 1-800-799-7233.
You are not alone.