Title: 33rd Annual Women Race Location: Christiansted Description: We’re moving through the east this year, for peace, hope and justice! Gear up for your annual community peace race and help support victims and survivors on their journeys to healing and empowerment. Check our Women’s Race page for up-to-the minute information on the this year’s Women Race […]
Help For Crime Victims
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.
Human trafficking is a worldwide problem that affects people in cities, villages, towns and yes, even islands. UN Women, the United Nations organization dedicated to gender equality and the empowerment of women, examines coercion used by human traffickers and enslavers to trap victims in their video, “Don’t Let Yourself Become One of Them,” with English […]
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. This month and throughout the year, the St. Croix Child Abuse & Neglect Task Force encourages individuals and organizations to play a role in making St. Croix a better place for children and families, by ensuring that parents have the knowledge, skills and resources they need to care […]
“Sometimes. especially during the holidays, it can feel like I’ll never be able to change my situation.”–Victim of Domestic Violence The stress of holiday traditions and the lack of necessities can create additional issues for a victim of domestic violence to deal with during the holidays. She may be even more isolated from family and […]
“How many times do we have to remind this community and people in leadership roles that “There is NO Excuse for Domestic Violence!”? Read Executive Director Clema Lewis’ commentary on the official show of support for an executive hired despite a record of domestic abuse charges, and the additional dangers faced by the survivor in […]