Organizers are hoping to follow Friday’s inauguration by making a strong statement of unity, “recognizing that defending the most marginalized among us is defending all of us.”PCADV, the Philadelphia Phillies and the Pittsburgh Pirates are teaming up to stop gender violence. Phillies Manager Pete Mackanin Says NO MORE to Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault2016 Pirates say "I DO' to Healthy Relationships Pledge to…Our Transitional Housing program provides survivors of domestic and sexual violence a place to rebuild their lives and begin the process of learning to live independently.There were 56 female victims and 46 male victims, and 37 perpetrator deaths, according to the report.
Lydia Gonzalez won’t be able to vote for another five years, but that’s not stopping the 13-year-old from standing up for what she believes in and taking action to have her voice heard.
Lydia and her mom, Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence Executive Coordinator Teresa Gonzalez, plan to be among the hundreds of thousands Saturday in our nation’s capital supporting human rights during the first-ever Women’s March on Washington.
Transitional Housing is available for victims of stalking, domestic, sexual and dating violence who meet eligibility requirements.
Age and experience create a power imbalance that makes it impossible for the younger person to freely give consent.
Call 911 Call UPMC- WPIC Beaver County Crisis (24/7) 724-371-8060 or toll free 1-800-400-6180.
Go to the Heritage Valley Beaver Emergency Department 1000 Dutch Ridge Road, Beaver, PA 15009 724-728-7000 During regular business hours you can walk into Student Union Building, Room 113 and ask to see a campus counselor.Included are killings based on the definition of domestic violence in the Protection from Abuse (PFA) Act.The report does not include unsolved cases, cases where no arrests were made, and child abuse and neglect cases, which are reported to the Department of Human Services.One-hundred and two people were killed last year in domestic violence incidents in Pennsylvania, and 56 percent of the victims were shot, according to the 2106 Fatality Report released today by the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence.For the sixth straight year, firearms accounted for more than half of all fatalities.Staff at the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence (PCADV) is departing from traditional Valentine’s Day colors to show support for healthy relationships during Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month.