It’s a pretty sad commentary on modern society when there are more sexual assault crimes committed against women in the US than are committed against women in places like Afghanistan. Yes, women in those countries have a whole host of other equality problems but sexual assault crimes are so rare in some parts of the world they make international news. Read More »
Domestic Violence And Victim Assistance
Domestic Violence is a very common crime committed against women, and so many of them feel lost and alone, but that is not true. There is support out there and resources to get you the help you need. Domestic violence comes in many forms ranging from child abuse, sexual harassment and missing and exploited children. You nor your children should EVER be victims. If you find yourself in situation that you feel you cannot get out of, please look at our resources, maybe we here at Singlemom.com will be able to help you. Domestic Violence is to common of an occurrence to continue going unnoticed; get the help, you deserve it.
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The Regaining One’s Self Esteem (R.O.S.E.) Fund is a New England non-profit, based outside of Boston, chartered to break the silence and the cycle of domestic violence (DV) and teen dating violence and abuse (TDVA). The R.O.S.E. Fund is focused on transforming high schools, colleges and communities from ‘Unaware and Unprepared’ to ‘Informed and Effective’ in fully understanding and addressing Read More »
Find a lawyer or a Law Firm specializing in Sexual Harassment Law. Cases including Hostile-work Environment, Quid pro quo, Sexual Discrimination, Ambit of the Human Rights Act and Sexual Harassment. Sexual Harassment Basics Sexual harassment is defined as any unwelcome contact or conduct on the basis of gender which impacts a person’s job. The legal sexual harassment definition does not Read More »
Childhelp USA® is one of the largest and oldest national non-profits dedicated to the treatment and prevention of child abuse and neglect. Since its founding in 1959 by Sara O’Meara and Yvonne Fedderson, the organization has directly provided help and hope to millions of children and adults whose lives have been traumatized by child abuse. National Child Abuse Hotline: 1-800-4-A-CHILD Read More »
The mission of The Family and Youth Services Bureau under the US Department of Health and Human Services is to promote safety, stability, and well-being for people who have experienced or been exposed to violence, neglect or trauma. FYSB achieves this through supporting programs that provide shelter, community services and prevention education for youth, adults and families. Services: Although slight Read More »
The organization serves as the nation’s resource on the issues of missing and sexually exploited children. It provides information and resources to law enforcement, parents, children including child victims as well as other professionals. NCMEC Resources for Parents & Guardians NCMEC wants to help you protect your children by teaching them to be safer and make smart decisions. The best Read More »
For immediate support and more information please call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) or at TTY 1-800-787-3224. The National Domestic Violence Hotline creates access by providing 24-hour support through advocacy, safety planning, resources and hope to everyone affected by domestic violence. The Hotline serves as the only domestic violence hotline in the nation with access to more Read More »
The official source for all U.S. government child care information ChildCare.gov is a comprehensive online resource designed to link parents, child care providers, researchers, policymakers and the general public with Federal Government sponsored child care and early learning information and resources both quickly and easily. Paying for Child Care Child and Dependent Care Credit – If you paid someone to Read More »
Raised with Catholic values I was someone who believed that marriages are made in heaven and they are for life. So when Edward, my husband who was suppose to be my protector and all that decided that he would use me as a punching bag from time to time, a lot more than my skin was torn apart. I lost Read More »
All marriages have their share of ups and downs. This is the thought that kept me going despite the fact that I knew very well that I was in a violent marriage. I got married at the age of twenty two and my husband was in the merchant navy. He was a good nine years older to me and I Read More »