Domestic violence affects us all. Often, as friends and family members, we are left feeling hopeless, overwhelmed and at a loss for how to help. We are excited to announce our new support group for friends and family of domestic violence survivors.
10 Tips for Self-Care By Janella Parucha, W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Volunteer Many of us who have obligations and responsibilities at home or at work (or both) forget to take care of ourselves. With so much happening in our lives it’s hard to prioritize taking time to have fun or relax. Simply taking a bath or going … Continue reading 10 Tips for Self-Care
An important national study concluded that bisexual women in the US are at a higher risk of sexual and domestic violence than women who self-identify as lesbian or heterosexual. It also shows that the amount of violence suffered by gay men and lesbian women is the same or higher than that of heterosexuals. The National … Continue reading Domestic Violence Suffered by the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ) Communities
W.O.M.A.N., Inc. is going to participate in a nationwide campaign called NO MORE, which aims to raise awareness about domestic violence and sexual assault. Started in 2012 by advocates from across the United States, NO MORE invites everyone to share in the effort to erase stigma and break the silence surrounding the crimes. "No More" is … Continue reading Join W.O.M.A.N., Inc. in supporting the NO MORE Campaign