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December 7, 2018

Tips On How To Be An Active Bystander

  Does being an #activebystander sound complicated? Not really sure how you should intervene in a situation? Just practice the 3 Ds of Bystander Intervention – Direct, Distract, […]
November 30, 2018

Sexual Assault and Teens

You can help your teen stay safe by giving the information and support he or she needs to make smart choices. Educate your teen about sexual […]
November 16, 2018

This Is What Abuse Looks Like

Spotting the signs, red flags and warning signals of abuse could save your life Sometimes the hardest part about getting help when you’re with an abuser […]
November 9, 2018

BYSTANDER ENGAGEMENT

While the the responsibility for domestic violence or sexual assault lies with the perpetrators of these crimes, we all play a role in creating a culture […]
November 2, 2018

5 Ways To Stand Up Against Domestic Violence In Your Community

Whether you’ve survived it, known someone who has survived it, or are just a kind and decent human being who acknowledges violence is never the answer, […]
October 26, 2018

The Language We Use

Words are powerful, so the language we use throughout this site was chosen with intention. DOMESTIC OR INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE? In the domestic violence service field, […]
October 19, 2018

Emotional Outcomes for Child Witnesses to Domestic Violence

  October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, or a time to begin to understand the effects of domestic violence, which have been researched extensively. Domestic violence is […]
October 12, 2018

10 Ways You Can Help Prevent Domestic Violence Where You Live

Want to do something to help, but not sure what? Start here.   More than one-third of women and one in 12 men have experienced intimate […]
October 5, 2018

Personalized Safety Plan

Personalized Safety Plan Although you can’t control an abuser’s use of violence, you can plan how you will respond to future abusive or violent incidents, prepare […]