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The AHCA, and What Domestic Violence Survivors Need to Know About It

Survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault need a range of physical and mental health services, including preventative care, to heal and thrive. Today, affordable and comprehensive care is guaranteed, including for survivors, through the Affordable Care Act (ACA). 978 more words

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My Origin Story and Why It's Time To Tell It

Like all of you, I have an origin story. Every origin story is either a culmination of multiple events or sometimes one big event that has such significant physical or emotional impact that it can completely alter every moment from that one forward.   1,157 more words

Domestic Violence Survivors

Ask Your Senators to Oppose Andrew Puzder's Nomination

Andrew Puzder, President Trumps’ nominee for Secretary of Labor, is unfit to serve in that position. The Secretary of Labor’s role is “to foster, promote, and develop the welfare of the wage earners, job seekers, and retirees of the United States; improve working conditions; advance opportunities for profitable employment; and assure work-related benefits and rights.” Mr.Puzder’s performance as Chief Executive of CKE Restaurants (the parent corporation of Hardee’s and Carl’s Junior) and his stated policy positions stand in stark contrast to that job description and amply demonstrate the danger his confirmation poses to domestic violence victims and survivors’ safety and economic security. 249 more words

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The Best YouTube Videos of Domestic Violence Survivors

NCADV is the voice of victims and survivors of domestic violence in the United States, and we are always brainstorming new ways to share their voices. 84 more words


"Not totally believable."

When I sat down at the computer this morning and noticed that a two star review had come through on Amazon for Leaving Dorian, I immediately assumed that a first edition copy had once again slipped through the cracks. 951 more words


Board Highlight: Juliette-Marie Somerset

1) What opportunities have you been involved with at W.O.M.A.N., Inc.?
W.O.M.A.N. Inc. and The Riley Center provide a comprehensive 40 hour domestic violence training… 754 more words

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Grant Programs for Victims of Domestic Violence

The United States Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women offers a grant program to assist domestic violence survivors in getting financial help, making escape more realistic, and a real possibility, for all victims. 653 more words

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