Get the financial resources you need to break free
Research shows that lacking financial knowledge and resources are the main factors that keep victims in relationships with their abusers. The Allstate Foundation Domestic Violence Program provides survivors with the financial knowledge, skills and resources they need to get safe, stay safe and thrive.
1 in 4 Women
experience domestic violence during their lifetime
Even though domestic violence affects more women than breast cancer, ovarian cancer and lung cancer combined, research shows most of us wouldn’t know what to say to a friend in need. The most important thing you can do is to let her know she has support and that there are resources available to help her get safe.
Real Stories from Real Women
Even though domestic violence affects one in four women in their lifetime, more than one-third of Americans have never discussed the issue. These videos were created to get people talking. Sometimes it only takes a little inspiration and information to make a difference.
PurplePurse.com is an Allstate Foundation project designed as an online fashion magazine, but its real purpose is to encourage people to talk openly about domestic violence and financial abuse, and to make these issues easier to talk about.
NO MORE is a simple idea with the power to unleash new, major attention to the fact that there are people all around us who are hurt – directly or indirectly — by domestic violence and sexual assault.