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Dismantling & Rebuilding: Celebrating Jill Zawisza's 20 Years of Leadership

The W.O.M.A.N., Inc. Board of Directors warmly invites you to Dismantling & Rebuilding: An Evening for Stronger, Safer Communities. We’re celebrating our Executive Director Jill Zawisza’s 20 years of leadership in the domestic violence field and her 10th anniversary with W.O.M.A.N., Inc. 546 more words

Woman Inc

Domestic abuse survivor marries the first responder who came to her rescue

When Melissa Dohme Hill was 20 years old, she received a call from her high school ex-boyfriend asking to meet up one last time to gain closure. 275 more words

News

ALHR – Queensland Government fails to deliver adequate protection in domestic violence cases. Federal Government s hould intervene.

ALHR Women and Girls’ Rights Subcommittee Co-Chair Anna Kerr said “Courts already have the capacity to refuse bail in appropriate cases. However, further training and cultural change is required for police and magistrates to identify cases that are high risk. 122 more words

Australia

A Woman Found Murdered by Boyfriend in San Bernardino for Reasons Unknown

A 45 year old woman, identified as Martha Garcia, was found murdered in a trailer at the back of a residence in San Bernardino. She is a clear of victim of homicide, which the police are guessing to be a result of domestic violence. 171 more words

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It Ends With Us by Colleen Hoover

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While the sun sets over Boston, Lily and Ryle met on the roof of a building; she buried her father that day, and her only relevant memories about him are the violent episodes against her mother. 128 more words

Books

The Ongoing Aftermath of Domestic Violence

It has taken me a long time to think about what I am really thinking. Am I thinking my thoughts, or his thoughts?

My first marriage of 11 years was filled with physical and mental abuse. 428 more words

Domestic Violence

When I was seven years old, my mother got divorced and began dating a man in Aiken, SC.  She stayed with this new guy for two years.   521 more words

Child Abuse