Red Flags of Abuse
Individuals can use a wide spectrum of behaviors to have power and control over their partner. The following list includes warning signs that someone may be abusive. If you or a friend experience these behaviors from a partner, remember: it is not your fault and there are advocates waiting to help.
“Red flags” include someone who:
Abuse is never the fault of the victim and it can be hard for many reasons, including safety, to end the relationship. If you experience and of these “red flags,” you can confide in a friend or reach out to Safe Passage for free, confidential support.
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If you suspect a friend or relative is being abused,
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Safe Passage, Inc.
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Batesville, IN 47006
This project is supported in part (or in whole) by grant, 03215VAGX006403 from the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Office for Victims of Crime through the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute. Views contained herein are those of the author and do not represent the position of USDOJ or ICJI.