domestic violence

Domestic Violence Awareness Month provides perfect opportunity for continued conversation and action around violence prevention

by (Safe Haven Mini...)

Submitted 09-30-2014 under NONPROFITS

GRAND RAPIDS -- Over the last few weeks, conversations around domestic violence have flooded the media. Without a doubt, the recent crimes within the National Football League has brought the issue of domestic abuse to the forefront. While it is ever...

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Increased discussion of violence against women demands increased awareness of community resources

by (Safe Haven Mini...)

Submitted 05-30-2014 under NONPROFITS

As a result of the recent horrific tragedies, there has been a significant increase in the discussion of the culture of violence against women. However, the reality remains that gendered violence happens every day, and while each of these acts of...

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Running for Jenny, Safe Haven Ministries Fundraising Dinner

by (Safe Haven Mini...)

Submitted 05-01-2014 under

Join Safe Haven Ministries and the Running for Jenny team from 4:30p.m. - 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 6 at Uccello's Ristorante for a fundraising dinner.  Every year, thousands of women and children run for help to flee abuse in their homes....

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17th Circuit Court Judge Patrick Hillary speaks about domestic violence

by (crestongr)

Submitted 07-11-2012 under OPINION

By Nancy Allen Block Captains and friends of public safety enjoyed a conversation with Judge Patrick Hillary recently. Judge Hillary is a 17th Circuit Court Judge currently serving in the Family Court division. He spoke with Creston’s...

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Planned Parenthood collecting goods for domestic violence shelters to honor Martin Luther King Jr.

by (PPMI)

Submitted 01-06-2012 under NONPROFITS

MICHIGAN – Planned Parenthood of West and Northern Michigan (PPWNM) is participating in a special project in honor of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service on Jan. 16, and Dr. King's teachings of social justice and nonviolence...

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Bridge Street Place: Sustainable, Affordable Permanent Housing for Survivors of Domestic Violence

by (Dwelling Place)

Submitted 02-19-2010 under NONPROFITS

  Amidst a growing need to provide for affordable, permanent housing needs for survivors of domestic violence, last week Dwelling Place announced the completion of the transformation and renovation of a transitional housing community, My...

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