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................................................... Reasons why women don’t seek help ................................................... 1. It is my fault that he treats me this way. 2. I can’t report the violence, I won’t be believed and I’ll be judged. 3. The police don’t care about family violence. 4. I can’t report the violence if I don’t speak English well. 5. If I report the violence he will stop me seeing my children. 6. If we separate I will lose my home. 7. I can’t get a divorce because he will never agree. 8. If I report the violence I could lose my visa. 9. If I report family violence he might hurt me or my children. 10. If I report the violence my family will be separated and I don’t want that.