Category Archive: Domestic Violence

Baskets of Love Celebrates 10 Years of Giving

This Valentine’s Day, a group of women will be showing their love for the Coalition in a big way: by celebrating the 10th anniversary of Baskets of Love. Baskets of Love, a grassroots… Continue reading

National Domestic Violence Awareness Month 2014

The sobering reality of domestic violence has been in the news a lot of late due to the very public instances permeating the NFL. Yet, this crime is one that all too many… Continue reading

Changing lives – much more than a faceless cause

Guest blogger Mike Miller, President of Miller Air Group and Coalition Board member, was anxious to share why he supports the Coalition and the work we do. Thank you, Mike, for all you… Continue reading

Observing Nat’l Domestic Violence Awareness Month

According to the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV), nearly 1 in every 4  women are victims of domestic violence and approximately 15.5 million children are exposed to domestic violence every year.… Continue reading

FAQ about homelessness

What is homelessness? According to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), a person is considered homeless if they live in: A place not meant for habitation, including a car, park,… Continue reading

Domestic Violence Awareness Month at the Coalition

1 in 4 women worldwide are victims of domestic violence. 1 in 4! The month of October, as we’ve mentioned, has been dedicated to raising awareness about this issue. At Coalition for the… Continue reading

A child’s road back from domestic violence

Eight-year-old James arrived at Coalition for the Homeless’ Women’s Residential and Counseling Center (WRCC) with his mother and brother, fleeing a severely violent household. Given the environment from which he came, James was… Continue reading

Nat’l Domestic Violence Awareness Month 2012

With horrible stories of domestic violence in the news as of late, Coalition for the Homeless finds it more important than ever to spread the word that October is National Domestic Violence Awareness… Continue reading

Domestic violence affects millions of women – and men!

According to The National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey (NISVS) 2010 Summary Report released on December 14, 2011 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 24 people per minute are victims… Continue reading