Protected: Support Hilary Storm

Dear friends, As we have worked in advocacy over the past couple of years, we have met so many survivors we would love to be able to help and support. Survivors face a bigger uphill climb than most people. Many of them are single moms who are having to provide for...

Begin with Belief, Part 2

In an earlier blog post I talked about why we should begin with belief when hearing allegations of child sexual or domestic abuse. Today I’d like to talk a little more about that.  Assuming the victim must have misunderstood or misremembered details, or must be...

Seatbelts, Cigarettes…and Abuse

In his talk for Awaken 2017, my husband made the comment that he wants to accomplish for abuse what we’ve seen happen within very recent memory for seatbelts and cigarettes. Once upon a time, cigarette smoking was not just socially acceptable, it said you were...