CWS Mission: To foster self-empowerment of women and children so they can establish lives free of domestic and sexual violence.

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      Adventure, Laughter, and Friendship at Camp HOPE Oregon

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      Last Friday afternoon, a close-knit group of campers collected their belongings, embraced waiting family members, and said goodbye to new friends. Their departure from A Safe Place Family Justice Center marked the conclusion of the second and final week-long session of Camp HOPE Oregon. We are pleased to report that …

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      The State of Domestic and Sexual Violence Legislation

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      The 2015 Legislative Session has generated productive discussion and new protections for survivors of domestic and sexual violence in Oregon. In fact, this flurry of activity can make it difficult to keep track of relevant measures! Below, find a roundup of legislation related to domestic violence and sexual assault. Governor …

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      Turn Instead to the Victims

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      Wednesday night in Charleston, South Carolina a depraved act of violence was committed against a group of Black Americans. Condolences and well-wishes wrap around the community, sending support in this time of loss. We too send our deepest heartfelt sympathy and support. It is not enough. This is more than …

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      Support for Our Elders

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      You may remember hearing about Josephine, an older adult who received services at A Safe Place Family Justice Center last year. Josephine called A Safe Place with concerns about her live-in caregiver. Thanks to A Safe Place’s collaborative approach, Josephine connected with a case worker from the Oregon Department of …

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