Where to go, what to doRead More Women’s Shelters in California
#fb Tell me how this is helping you leave Cash AidRead More Please Don’t Tell Me That
@hamo – how awesome is this?Read More Diaper Drive in Glendale!
reducing services, staff and possibly beds because there are not enough funds to keep them going. The state funds have been reduced, Federal Stimulus finding is going away, but the need for the services remain the same or greater. So where can the money come from. Ultimately the funding comes from you – sometimes in […]Read More Domesitc Violence Shelters are hurting
have new protections in Conneticut. http://www.mondaq.com/unitedstates/article.asp?articleid=102508 “explicitly prohibits an employer from refusing to hire, terminating, penalizing, threatening, or otherwise retaliating against any employee because the worker is a victim of family violence or because the employee attends or participates in a court proceeding related to a civil case in which he or she is a […]Read More Domestic Violence Victems who work
Be a hero for children of domestic abuse. Help @urm, @abales @hopegardens.Read More Hope Gardens is running out of hope.
You are going to need to be resourceful because the CA Governor slashed much of the DV shelter and prevention services – but it can be done and I will tell you how. You need to plan – this is not likely to work if you do this spur of the moment because there are […]Read More How to leave your Abuser
about the state of Homelessness and need for compassion. Thank you firstname.lastname@example.org and The Herald Tribune. http://www.heraldtribune.com/article/20100521/COLUMNIST/5211011/2107/BUSINESS?p=3&tc=pg Here are the (in my view) the best quotes: Homelessness is a complicated issue that does not have a single solution. Military veterans are also overrepresented among the homeless population. The Veterans Administration estimates that 20 percent of […]Read More The best thing I’ve read today
In Montgomery a One stop Domestic Violence service center is being built with city and county funds. more here: http://www.montgomeryadvertiser.com/article/20100505/NEWS01/5050354/Plans+made+for+One+Place+Family+Justice+CenterRead More One stop DV services
Barry called me to ask that I close his Public Assistance case. He can’t seem to shake his cycle of homelessness and sent his teenager back to live with the mother. The mother is also homeless but has stable housing at her parent’s home. Barry and his wife split up in October and he moved […]Read More Oh wow, my phone call