VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner in the United States, and only 34 percent of people who are injured by intimate partners receive medical care for their injuries.

On Saturday, April 22, a free community event will be held to help those who have survived domestic violence.

The Domestic Violence and Healing forum runs from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Phoenix Restaurant and Lounge, located at 928 Diamond Springs Road, Suite 115 in Virginia Beach.

Call 757-202-3280 for more information.

Domestic Violence and Healing forum