Something really special is happening on Monday, November 13! The USVI Says NO MORE campaign is launching on Facebook, with a relaunch on Twitter and Instagram. The official website, USVISaysNOMORE.org, is going live next week too. Join the conversations on your fave platform and learn more about the movement to end domestic violence and […]
In the midst of all the challenges we are facing, we are thrilled to announce that the 36th annual “Take Back the Night” on St. Croix will take place this evening, Thursday, October 26. We will gather at the Lutheran Parish Hall on King Street in Christiansted at 5:15 p.m. for the silent march. Our […]
We support NNEDV’s #PurpleThursday national campaign, showing support for victims and survivors of domestic violence and promoting awareness by wearing purple today, October 19th. Wear Purple and share your selfies with us on social media! We are doing things differently this year. We will be taking to the radio airwaves with DJ Slik on Isle […]
Everyone is welcome to this free community event. If you have created t-shirts or other items in honor of your loved ones, please wear them. Call us at 340.773.9222 for more information.
Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone affected by Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Jose. Our crisis center/main office building at 45 Fisher St. is still without power, as are many on St. Croix. The #counseling and administration staff has moved temporarily to the Alice Pfaelzer Children’s Center building at 13AB King Cross Street, at the corner […]
Title: National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims Link out: Click here Description: The National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims is nationally recognized to honor and remember homicide victims and the impact on surviving loved ones and communities. September 25, 2017 will be the 10th anniversary of the date’s national designation. Date: 2017-09-25 The […]
Title: Strengthening Bonds Through the Mother and Daughter Relationship Location: WCSC’s Crisis Center – 45 Fisher St., Christiansted Description: This free event will take place on two Saturdays only, August 19 and 26, and attendance is required on both days. Please contact Temara at 340.773.9272, to register and for more information. Start Date: 2017-08-19 End […]
The new school year is quickly approaching for our youth. Part of the growing up experience is developing friendships and intimate relationships. For parents, letting kids know that they are available and willing to discuss any subject that affects their lives or that they are unsure about is important to their security and safety, especially […]
Being a caregiver also means that self-care has to be a part of your regimen. Lowering your tolerance to stress and giving your mind, body and spirit the chance to re-energize regularly is very important to being all you can be for yourself and those you care about.
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 […]