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What is Relationship Violence?

Relationship violence – or domestic violence – is a pattern of violent, neglectful, or threatening behaviors used by one individual in a relationship to maintain power and control over another person in a current or former intimate or dating relationship. 

Relationship Violence in Colorado


1 in 7

people in Colorado experience relationship violence.



people in Colorado died in one year due to relationship violence.


1 in 5

homicides in Colorado are connected to relationship violence.

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The Movement is here

It’s time to Stand Up Colorado! Together, we will create a future free from relationship violence in communities across our state and beyond!

Know the Signs of Relationship Violence

Ask for help

You are not alone. If you or someone you know is using abusive behaviors or experiencing relationship violence, find the support you are looking for here.

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