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January 18, 2019

I’ve Talked With Teenage Boys About Sexual Assault for 20 Years. This Is What They Still Don’t Know

By: LAURIE HALSE ANDERSON  on Time I started visiting schools two decades ago. It was after the publication of my novel, Speak, which tells the story of a […]
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 […]
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 1, 2018

The Cycle of Domestic Violence

The Cycle of Domestic Violence In 1979, psychologist Lenore Walker found that many violent relationships follow a common pattern or cycle. The entire cycle may happen […]
August 31, 2018

No Visible Bruises: Domestic Violence and Traumatic Brain Injury

In the first version of her story, Grace Costa says that, on the night after Christmas, in 2012, her ex-boyfriend broke into her house, hid behind her […]
July 2, 2018

We Must Empower, Not Stigmatize Abuse Victims

Get informed about how to help victims of domestic abuse. The domestic violence issue came back into the media spotlight when the world was confronted with […]
March 16, 2017

First Transitional Housing Client

December 2016 – This holiday season has given us all an overwhelming flow of love and compassion from our community.   The highlight of it all […]
March 16, 2017

November 2016

A lot has happened at One SAFE Place this past month. Since Jean King, our Executive Director for over 5 years, transitioned into her role as Director […]