Miriam’s Story of Survival

TRIGGER WARNING: physical, sexual, emotional and financial abuse Miriam came to the United States from her home country of Mexico to live the "American Dream" but that dream soon became a nightmare. Miriam met her now ex-husband here in the U.S. and started dating for a couple of years and then got married. She thought … Continue reading Miriam’s Story of Survival

SFWAR’s Annual Walk Against Rape–Details!

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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

Join W.O.M.A.N., Inc. in supporting the NO MORE Campaign

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