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

    FROM THE BLOG

      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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      Job Opportunity: Latina Counselor (Bi-Lingual Spanish)

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      Position: Latina Counselor (Bi-Lingual Spanish) Status: Permanent, exempt employee, 1.0 FTE (40 hours/wk) Pay: Based on skill and experience, benefits after 60 days Hours: Primarily weekdays, some evenings Responsible to: Counseling Program Manager Scope of Duties: Responsible for providing mental health, addictions and trauma response counseling to residents of CWS …

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