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February 22, 2021

Women’s Advocates’ January 2021 Newsletter

*Click HERE  to view our most recent newsletter!* Highlights include: Notes from the Crisis Line We’re educating online: February Webinars National Human Trafficking Awareness Month National Stalking Awareness Month Meet Saran: Our Mental Health Therapist Learning & creating routes of safety Donation Needs…

November 12, 2020

Women’s Advocates’ November 2020 Newsletter

*Click HERE to view our most recent newsletter!* Highlights include: Save the Date – 11/19 – Give to the Max Day Women’s Advocates’ Safety Planning Supporting Children Exposed to Domestic Violence We’re educating online: November Webinars Women’s Advocates on Hmong TV Six steps to…

September 4, 2020

Women’s Advocates’ September 2020 Newsletter

*Click HERE to view our most recent newsletter!* Highlights include: Save the Date – 10/15 – Emergency Response Virtual Benefit Women’s Advocates’ educator resource toolkit Physically distant activities for children in shelter We’re educating online: September Webinars Virtual violence prevention education for schools and educators…

August 5, 2020

Women’s Advocates’ August 2020 Newsletter

*Click HERE to view our most recent newsletter!* Highlights include: Save the Date – 10/15 – Emergency Response Virtual Benefit Women’s Advocates’ educator resource toolkit Physically distant activities for children in shelter We’re educating online: August Webinar Series Virtual violence prevention education…

July 10, 2020

Women’s Advocates’ July 2020 Newsletter

Click HERE to view our most recent newsletter! Highlights include: Women’s Advocates’ new live chat feature and varied ways to seek crisis resources Domestic violence education highlights from the 2019-2020 school year New Blog Post: “School-Based Prevention for Breaking the Cycle of Relationship Abuse.” We’re…

June 5, 2020

In solidarity and remembrance

We at Women’s Advocates stand with Black, Indigenous, and all people of color in grief and outrage over the murder of George Floyd.  We mourn the loss of this innocent man, criminally cut down in the prime of his life.  We recognize Mr. Floyd’s death as one of countless brutalities…

May 27, 2020

Women’s Advocates’ May 2020 Newsletter

Click HERE to view our most recent newsletter! Highlights include: Survivors Face Challenges After Leaving Shelter Minnesota Public Radio Highlights Women’s Advocates’ Crisis Resources We’re Educating Online: June Webinar Series How You Can Support Victim/Survivors New Blog Post: “Loss of Agency: How Domestic Violence Impacts Mental Health” Urgent…

April 29, 2020

Women’s Advocates’ April 2020 Newsletter

Click HERE to view our most recent newsletter! Highlights include: New Opportunities to Support Women’s Advocates  Domestic Violence Distance Learning Options Urgent Supply Needs COVID-19 Specific Safety Resources New Blog Post: “Social Isolation May Put Additional Strain on Domestic Violence Victims”…

April 14, 2020

MinnPost Article about Women’s Advocates, COVID-19, and needs

Read this article featured in MinnPost on April 14, 2020 As domestic violence shelters deal with COVID-19 and extra expenses, Franken fashions a fundraiser   “It’s also a very financially volatile time, with Women’s Advocates adjusting to the new realities of living and working amid COVID-19…

April 6, 2020

Social Isolation May Put Additional Strain on Domestic Violence Victims

Different members from Women’s Advocates’ Staff periodically write posts on topics that are relevant to the work we do as an organization.  While Women’s Advocates is supported by Grant No. A-CVS-2018-WOMADV-00013, awarded by the Office on Victims of Crime, Office of Justice Programs – the opinions, findings, and conclusions or…