Tag: sexual assault
National Crime Victims’ Rights Week – April 10-16, 2016 On behalf of the 65 member Sexual and Domestic Violence Advocacy agencies who are at the center of the Action Alliance,… read more “Serving Victims, Building Trust, Restoring Hope ”
“What could be wrong with giving myself my full attention for 15 minutes? Turns out, nothing. The very act of not working has made it possible for the hum to … read more “An Intention Toward Wellness, Self-care, and Community in the Workplace”
“What will matter is the good we did, not the good we expected others to do.” -(Elizabeth Lesser) What does “A Mother of the Movement” mean to me? – … read more “Perspectives of Mothers of the Movement: Alice Twining”
The inventory didn’t just uncover untested PERKs. It showed that our criminal justice system continues to fail—more often than not-- when it comes to sexual violence!
This past year I have been reading stories of activism communities all over the world about interpersonal violence, rape, stalking and trafficking. The stories have similarities in the focus… read more “Community Activism – The synergy of individuals, local centers, and state coalitions. ”