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Domestic Violence in Rural America Increased During COVID-19

Source
The Daily Yonder
Date
Oct 19, 2020
Summary
Addresses the rise in domestic violence and abuse in rural America during the COVID-19 pandemic, with economic pressures and limited access to transportation contributing to the increase. Describes how social distancing requirements limits shelter capacity, discusses the potential long-term impacts on children exposed to domestic violence.
Tagged as
Abuse and violence · Access · Children and youth · Infectious diseases · Rural-urban differences · Women · Pennsylvania