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Helping Prevent Domestic Violence With A Simple Phone Number

An initiative to prevent domestic violence is putting the national domestic violence hotline number on feminine hygiene products.

Domestic Violence

We learn about an effort that aims to help women at risk for domestic violence by putting the domestic violence hotline number 1-800-799-SAFE on feminine hygiene products.

Donna Amtsberg, clinical assistant professor of social work at the University of Houston, explains.