Although the ground is frozen, temperatures are dropping and spring is far from our grasp, garden catalogs will soon begin to trickle in through the postal system. After the holiday flurry of activities and long after company goes back home will be the time of year we sit back in our cozy homes with a… Continue reading
Everyone at the Alliance wants to thank all our supporters for being there. You know who you are, and each and every one of you is on our list of people to be thankful for. Blessings.
We worked for months with Charity as she tried many times to escape her abuser. He had kept her imprisoned and watched at all times coming home “unexpectedly” to catch her and to keep her in fear of leaving. Charity lived about ten miles out of town in an unpopulated area on the side of… Continue reading
You may ask yourself what your neighbor beating his wife has to do with you. What business of yours is it when you see someone on the street yell, curse and belittle their partner and their children? We often believe that it is their business, we shouldn’t get involved, and they will work it out.… Continue reading
This is Susie at break time taking in the sights of Minnesota.
Every January Alliance staff drives into Grants Pass or Central Point to present at the Reserved Officers Law Enforcement Agency training. It’s a pleasure. I love working with law enforcement. There are future officers and deputies from every jurisdiction in Jackson and Josephine County…anywhere from 12 to 20 people. We use a simulation called In… Continue reading
There are many paths to healing from abuse: talking, journaling, exercise…Here’s an event in Grants Pass that introduces massage as a medium for healing from abuse. I invite you to join us in a stand against women violence on V-DAY 2013 When: Thursday February 14, 2013 12pm—5pm Where: Triad Massage & Wellness 356 Beacon Dr.… Continue reading
This app just came to my inbox. I’ve downloaded it to my phone, but I don’t have any direct experience yet. If you try it, please send me feedback. It’s focused on teen safety, but really many of us could use this sort of app. http://www.circleof6app.com/