Family violence which is also called domestic violence that is done either physically or verbally in families to keep other person or other family members in fear. Family violence has a lot of types, for example, verbal violence, sexual violence, cultural violence, emotional violence and much more. The ways from which it can be prevented are mentioned below.
NEVER IGNORE IT
Family violence should never be ignored by any person, wither it’s the person who is being abused or the person who knows that someone is facing any type of violence in the family. A person should help the other person who is in danger.
PUNISHING THE PERSON
The person who is responsible for family violence should be punished by the responsible authorities and make sure that it should never happen again. The punish should be in the shape of heavy fines or simply by sending him to jail.
CONDUCTING SEMINARS REGARDING FAMILY VIOLENCE
Seminars and conferences should be conducted in regions where there is a high average of family violence. The people should be offer rewards that will highlight those families which are facing violence from any of the other family members.
There should be the adoption of approaches by which awareness could be raised among the people so that family violence is prevented.
Such strong drugs which affect the mental health of the people should be banned because a majority of the cases of family violence are caused by the users of drugs and if the usage of drugs could be controlled, the family violence could be prevented in that particular region.
TAKING HELP FROM NGOs
Help from NGO’s which deals in family violence cases should be taken. The should be given authority to act on the cases of family violence and help the deserving person whose life is in danger.
TEACHING ITS IMPACT IN EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS
Family violence and its impacts should be taught in educational institutions like school, college and university levels. It would automatically raise awareness in the student’s mind and it could be helpful for the people who are facing family violence.
CHECKING UPON THE NEIGHBOURS
There should be a proper check among the neighbours if there is any family violence case present, then the person should contact the police or the authorities who deal in the family violence cases.
PROVIDING COUNSELING TO THE PERSON WHO IS INVOLVED IN FAMILY VIOLENCE
There should be proper counselling given to the person who is involved in family violence so that the reason should be known. There is always a psychiatric reason behind family violence that should be cured using the help of professional psychiatrists.
Family violence is a threat to society, and it is increasing day by day. It is the duty of every person that wherever he sees someone who is affected by family violence, the person should be helped. Though this is a serious issue it can be controlled and prevented by using different means so that society could get rid of this disease.