Posts Tagged ‘domestic violence’

Foundation participates in Dallas County domestic violence report

Did you know the presence of a gun during a domestic violence incident increases the risk of homicide by 500 percent? Or that domestic violence is 11 times more likely to occur on days of heavy alcohol or drug use? You can learn these and hundreds of additional facts in the Dallas County Adult Intimate […]

Foundation to conduct domestic violence survey

Working with the DFW Intimate Partner Domestic Violence Coalition, the DFW Hospital Council Foundation will conduct a survey in August of North Texas hospitals to review the screening criteria for violence reporting. According to the World Health Organization, there is a growing recognition of the health burden of intimate partner violence (IPV). Given that IPV […]