Samaritan House hosts fundraiser event for victims of domestic violence

Domestic Violence Awareness

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — The Samaritan House hosted a fundraiser over the weekend to help victims of domestic violence amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

During the COVID-19 Pandemic, domestic abuse has increased to over 50%.

Officials from the Samaritan House collected donations Saturday at their Chesapeake location, at 1320 Kempsville Road.

If you or you know someone who may be a victim of domestic violence or child abuse, CLICK HERE for a list of local and national resources.

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