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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      Job Opportunity: Counseling Program Clinical Supervisor

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      Position: Counseling Program Clinical Supervisor Status: Permanent, exempt employee, 1.0 FTE (40 hours/wk) Hours: Primarily weekdays, some evenings Responsible to: Program Director Clackamas Women’s Services: Clackamas Women’s Services (CWS) was incorporated in 1985 as Clackamas County’s first shelter for women and children escaping family violence and domestic abuse. CWS’ service delivery framework is …

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      Partners in HOPE

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      Campers arriving at Camp HOPE Oregon for its second summer in Clackamas County were greeted by cheering, costumed counselors holding handmade signs of welcome. The campers participating in the first week-long session, who ranged in age from 6 to 10, were placed in cabins with designated youth counselors. They quickly …

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      Supreme Court Ruling on Reckless Domestic Violence Upholds Survivor Safety

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      The U.S. Supreme Court ruled yesterday that domestic violence perpetrators convicted of “reckless” misdemeanors can have their guns removed under a federal ban. This 6-2 decision maintained the strength of the 1996 Lautenberg Amendment, which prohibits individuals convicted of domestic violence misdemeanors from legally owning guns. In this case, Voisine …

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      Clackamas Women’s Services Adds Tenured New Member to Board, Strengthens Strategic Capacity

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      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Maya Edelstein, Clackamas Women’s Services Phone: (503) 557-5828 Email: mayae@cwsor.org Portland, Ore., June 21, 2016 — Clackamas Women’s Services, Clackamas County’s support service for survivors of domestic and sexual violence, today announces the addition of Brian Maher to its Board of Directors. Maher, who has an extensive …

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