Daily Life: Confronting and Helping

Being knowledgeable about violence against women is the first step toward confronting violence and sexism and helping victims or survivors in your own life.  That being said, there are also many conscious steps you can take toward being a force for non-violence and equality in your daily life.  On the pages in this section, you will find suggestions for helping victims of sexual violence and relationship abuse, confronting perpetrators of relationship abuse, confronting general sexism in your everyday life, and specific steps that men can take toward ending violence against women.