logo

LEARN_-_for_web

NETWORK_-_for_web

LEAD_-_for_web

CHANGE_-_for_web

Updates_-_Blog      286x151-Webinars_UPDATE      Events_for_Updates
Oct
31
Friday, 31 October 2014 00:00

Fil-Ams At New York Forum Share Experiences With Domestic Violence
Carol Tanjutco - Inquirer.net


NEW YORK CITY — Two young survivors gave their accounts of how domestic violence crushed their families, at the first public roundtable discussion of domestic violence held at the Kalayaan Hall of Philippine Center here on October 28.

Representatives of Filipino-American organizations and members of the community at large weighed in animatedly at the forum that coincided with Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

Read more...



 
Oct
30
Thursday, 30 October 2014 00:00

Family Justice Center Has New Tools To Fight Domestic Abuse
Catherine Colmerauer - Lancaster Bee


Last year, more than 14,000 domestic violence police calls were made in Erie County. However, only one in seven cases of domestic abuse is reported. The rest remain behind closed doors. Mary Travers Murphy, executive director of the Family Justice Center of Erie County, has a message for those suffering in silence. “We have your back. This is not your fault,” said Murphy. “Nobody deserves to be in an abusive relationship.” In addition to its headquarters in the City of Buffalo, the Family Justice Center has two satellites: one at 4383 S. Buffalo St. in Orchard Park, and its newest on North Forest Road in Williamsville.

Read more...



 
Oct
30
Thursday, 30 October 2014 00:00

One-Stop Shop For Abuse Victims Opens In Fort Worth
Mitch Mitchell - Star-Telegram


FORT WORTH — Domestic abuse victims in Tarrant County now have one place to go for a multitude of services, from interviews with police to counseling to job training.

One Safe Place held a grand opening Wednesday for its new location in the 1100 block of Hemphill Street, a 67,000-square-foot sanctuary for those affected by abuse.

Read more...



 
Oct
29
Wednesday, 29 October 2014 00:00

Community Invited to Family Justice Center Forum
Community members and residents are invited to gather Thursday morning to share a vision and ideas for a Family Justice Center, a place where all services to victims of family violence could be accessible under one roof.
By Kim Morava - The Shawnee News-Star


Community members and residents are invited to gather Thursday morning to share a vision and ideas for a Family Justice Center, a place where all services to victims of family violence could be accessible under one roof.

The public forum will be 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. in the seminar room at Gordon Cooper Technology Center, 1 John C. Bruton Drive.

District Attorney Richard Smothermon said a Family Justice Center “will change the way we treat victims” in this community.

Read more...



 

Page 1 of 2

<< Start < Prev 1 2 Next > End >>

Featured Videos

No More PSA Campaign “Anthem”: 60

 

Break the Silence, End the Violence

 

I am Overhead

 

Sacramento County Family Justice Center Team

 

Camp HOPE California 2014

 

Email Newsletter icon, E-mail Newsletter icon, Email List icon, E-mail List iconSign up for our Email Newsletter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

National Family Justice Center Alliance
707 Broadway, Suite 700, San Diego, CA 92101
Facebook_icon twitter LinkedIn YouTube NO_MORE_logo  Instagram Pinterest