Two Bills That Can Help Domestic Violence Survivors

Our friends, the California Partnership to End Domestic Violence, are supporting two bills that will improve protections given to domestic violence survivors. The bills are going through the state legislative process right now. SB 400 (Jackson)--Employment protections: victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, or stalking This bill will protect domestic violence survivors from termination or … Continue reading Two Bills That Can Help Domestic Violence Survivors

Statistics: Family Violence in San Francisco

On November 30, San Francisco's Family Violence Council released its Comprehensive Report on Family Violence in San Francisco, which compiles statistics for the fiscal year 2010-11 (July 1, 2010--June 30, 2011). The report provides the broadest available overview of the problem as it manifests itself in the city. According to the document, family violence continues … Continue reading Statistics: Family Violence in San Francisco