Video: Real Stories of Hope

Dawn

Testimonial (2:51)

I have overcome the abuse I have inflicted on my children and my children will not be abusing their children because of the things that I have learned.

Traci

Testimonial (2:26)

Every day, just about, I beat them... they learned that it was okay, just like I learned. And so, what I was doing was just passing it down.

Angelique

Testimonial (2:09)

I wanted to be the perfect mother but I didn't know how... my son knows the difference between mommy then and mommy now.

Jessica

Testimonial (1:20)

I think about it all the time, even to this day. I feel bad that I would show him that side of me, that anger.

Erendira

Testimonial (Spanish with English Subtitles, 1:45)

I lifted up my hand to smack her, but I didn't... I'm not going to do what my mother did to me.

Jannette

Testimonial (Spanish with English subtitles, 3:20)

I don't want them to grow up the way I did - thinking that I did not love them. I want them to grow up knowing that I will always love them.

"Doll"

Help and Hope 30-second TV spot

"Testimonial"

Help and Hope 30-second TV spot

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