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Recognize, Respond and Refer

Recognize the signs of intimate partner violence to better be able to anticipate when problems may arise.

An employee may present the following clues that they are in an abusive relationship:

Respond appropriately when intimate partner violence is suspected or disclosed.

If risk is imminent or in progress call 911 and/or company security immediately. Then call the local Domestic Violence Hotline or local crisis line number.

Advise the victim to talk to the supervisor or designated staff person (e.g., employee assistance manager, human resource manager, security supervisor, owner, etc.)

Develop with them a safety plan for the workplace:

Most importantly, ask the victim what changes could be made to make her/him feel safer. Remember, the victim knows the perpetrator better than anyone else.

Refer victims appropriately to seek information, support and guidance.

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Other Local Domestic Violence Agencies

Our Services

Marshfield Office

505 East Depot St.
Marshfield, WI 54449

Phone: (715) 384-2971
Toll Free Phone: (844) 210-8899
24 hr. Crisis Line: (715) 384-2971
Fax: (715) 384-7826

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or by appointment