The following Newsletter was sent out May 28th, 2015.
Please Join Friends of a A Woman's Place
at the Union Colony Civic Center on October 3rd
at 7:30 pm when you will enjoy a night of
musical entertainment, with a champagne and desert reception.
The Gala gives hope and necessary servicesto improve the futures of adult and child domestic violence survivors
in Weld County who have experienced
domestic violence first hand.
Save the Date:
Friends of A Woman's Place will be hosting their annual
Outstanding Women of Weld County Gala
October 3rd, 2015 at 7:30 pm at the Union Colony Civic Center.
Including this year's Honorees, Friends of A Woman's Place will have recognized
118 Oustanding Women of Weld County since the inception of the Gala 22 years ago. #dvfact
Sept. 10th, 2014, in the state of Colorado, domestic violence programs participated in a Point of Time Survey.
On that single day, 357 crisis calls were answered, that is 357 too many. #stoptheviolence
AWP THANK YOUS
Have you ever wondered why victims of domestic violence don't just leave their abusive partner? Some of the MANY barriers that a victim may face are fear,immigration status,religion, cost of childcare, and one can never dismiss the love and concern they had for their partner. #stop the violence
AWP WISHLIST:Families staying at safe houses often miss out onseasonal opportunities due to economic hardship & trauma. At AWP, we believe that everyone deserves to enjoy the seasons, and you can make this happen!
No time to shop?
Donate to AWP online. CLICK HERE!!
Thank you for considering a gift to help support our mission. We know that if you make a contribution, it will be because you believe in what we do and you want to make a difference in the lives of those in our community. All monetary and in-kind gifts are tax deductible, as allowed by law.
1 on 1 with AWP's Legal Advocate
Women with depression were 2.5 times more likely to have experienced domestic violence over their lifetime compared to those in the general population with no mental health disorders. #dvfact
If you are experiencing or know someone that is experiencing
domestic violence, call:
A Woman's Place does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal or state law.