100 East Eighth St.
Cincinnati, OH 45202
(513) 421-3131 voice
(513) 421-1582 fax
Bob Wurzelbacher x 2624
Teresa Kaltenbach, Admin. Asst. x 2653
1436 Needmore Rd.
Dayton OH 45414
(937) 222-0227 voice
(937) 279-9482 fax
The Archdiocese of Cincinnati takes Domestic Violence very seriously, whether it is against spouses or children, it must be stopped.
Local Support Agencies by County
Bishop’s Statement on Domestic Violence
- Anyone can be a victim of domestic violence:
- For women aged 15 to 44, domestic violence is the leading cause of injury.
- Children living in a home where the mother is abused are also more likely to receive mistreatment or neglect by the abuser. Children who witness abuse are victims as well.
- If violence occurs once in a dating relationship, it is likely to occur again. The majority (from 47%-87%) of violence occurs during either the steady or serious dating phase of the relationship.
- One secret that should not be kept is when you are being abused by a spouse or loved one. If you are being hit, kicked, punched or verbally assaulted by your spouse, partner, or significant other you must stop taking the abuse.
- There are many resources within the communities of Archdiocese of Cincinnati to help.