Posts Tagged: domestic violence

Providence House-Domestic Violence Services: Finding life lessons after surviving trauma

GS Moore thought separating from her abusive husband would end the violence she had endured at his hands for years.
But then she told him she wanted a divorce.
“It triggered something in him, and he became progressively more aggressive,” she said, recounting abuse that escalated to …

Government shutdown threatens homelessness, domestic violence work at Catholic Charities

The government shutdown has impacted a housing program run by Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton, leaving 24 homeless or recently homeless adults with an uncertain future.
The federal funding for Catholic Charities’ Rapid Rehousing program in Mercer County would have been renewed this month – but …

Federal grants will help Providence Houses better reach underserved domestic violence victims

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton recently received $90,000 in federal funds that will enable our Providence House Domestic Violence Services to better serve Spanish-speakers in Ocean County and rural victims in Burlington County, empowering them toward independent, abuse-free lives.
The two Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) …

Summer Wish List donations welcomed to help domestic violence recovery at Providence Houses

What do bubbles, bottled water, bathing suits, and baby items have in common?
They’re all items on the Summer Wish Lists of our Providence Houses in Burlington and Ocean counties.
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton’s Providence House Domestic Violence Services provides comprehensive services to victims of domestic …

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