Supportive Housing Creates Safer Futures

Supportive Housing Creates Safer Futures

Supportive Housing Creates Safer Futures When it comes to staying safe from abuse, housing is key.  For years, we’ve known that there is a direct correlation between housing and a survivor’s decision to return to an abusive relationship. There are serious costs...
Lack of Safe Housing Can Keep Victims from Leaving

Lack of Safe Housing Can Keep Victims from Leaving

Lack of Safe Housing Can Keep Victims from Leaving What is Affordable Housing?  When you think about affordable housing, what comes to mind? An apartment? A rental? A small house in a suburban neighborhood? By definition, housing becomes unaffordable when a family...
Resilience Fall Support Groups

Resilience Fall Support Groups

Resilience Fall Support Groups Resilience: Advocates for Ending Violence is offering virtual support groups to provide survivors of domestic and sexual violence an opportunity to connect and share personal experiences and feelings, discuss coping strategies, and find...
Behind the Screens: Digital Dating Abuse

Behind the Screens: Digital Dating Abuse

Behind the Screens: Digital Abuse By Lesley Coghill, LMSW  The predominant way for us to pull together during this period of social distancing is to connect online and through technology. The world is staying connected by sharing fun videos, having Zoom meetings and...
Domestic Violence & Technology Safety

Domestic Violence & Technology Safety

Domestic Violence and Technology Safety By Resilience Lead Shelter Advocate, Allyson  The Dangers of Technology While technology can be an incredibly useful tool that helps bring people together, it can also be used as a controlling tactic in an abusive relationship....