The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence reports that: Every year, approximately 4 million older Americans are victims of physical, psychological and/or other forms of abuse and neglect. Over 75% of physical abuse on elder adults is perpetrated by a family member June 15th was World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD), when we focused on promoting […]
“Sexual violence is a social justice issue. All people have a basic right to be respected. People who commit violence take away that right. It can impact a person’s trust and feeling of safety.”–The National Sexual Violence Resource Center We can all play a part in preventing sexual violence through education and promotion of healthy […]
Thank you for the love and support! Together we WILL continue to be there for victims and survivors, and work to end domestic violence and sexual assault in our community.
The blog post by the staff of the National Network to End Domestic Violence’s resonated with us as we mourn the loss of life and are shocked by the injustice that continues to be revealed across the nation. The consequences should confirm for us all that justice–without biased judgments–will be served when unnecessary and deadly […]