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Thank you to everyone who came to our annual fund raiser.  This year we honored  Mother Anne Curtin for her ten years of dedicated service as Executive Director and celebrated her transition into her new role as Chaplain.

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We are dedicated to fighting domestic violence – one person and one parish at a time.  We believe that no wounding is beyond God’s power to heal.  Our job is to make God’s healing available to all who hurt.  We…

Education & Awareness

Did you know? Domestic Violence Happens every 15 seconds in the United States. One in four women are victims of domestic violence in their lifetime. Domestic violence is the single major cause of injury to women. Only about 48% of…

In the News

What to Say When Someone Says that Wives Should Stay with Abusive Husbands

By Chesna Hinkley On September 19, 2019 1 Peter 3 is a tricky passage. It’s often been twisted to pressure abused women to stay with their husbands as a sign of submission. But this passage is not meant to subject women…

Cuomo signs laws to better protect survivors of domestic violence

By Michael Gormley ALBANY — Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo  signed into law Thursday three measures that will make “economic abuse” an element of the crime of domestic violence, give survivors the right to vote by mail, and allow victims to report…