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Self-Love after Intimate Partner Violence

Have you ever found yourself talking to a friend healing from Intimate Partner Violence (IPV), and hear them say, “I just don’t know who I am anymore?” Have you ever been the person asking yourself, “Who am I? How did I get here? How do I get back to me?”
Posted: September 4th, 2019 | Permalink

Violence Against Women’s Act Reauthorization

The Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2019 includes several new provisions that would extend its protection to more people. It addresses major issues stemming from dating violence, stalking, and sexual assault. There are increases in protection for men and children who are victims of family violence and increased protection for Native American Women. Read our latest blog today for more on VAWA.
Posted: August 18th, 2019 | Permalink

PADV's Teen Advisory Board

Armed with a strong voice and knowledge, the Board can go into their respective communities to educate others on teen dating violence. They can become mentors to their peers and facilitate challenging conversations with adults in various leadership positions.
Posted: July 29th, 2019 | Permalink

From the Desk of the CEO

Seriously, 2019 is already half-way over? Certainly not possible! Yet, as I look through the pages of my calendar (yes, I’m still old school enough that I carry a paper one) I can’t deny this reality. Below I’ve highlighted our accomplishments from the first and second quarter of 2019.
Posted: July 18th, 2019 | Permalink

Meet our new Executive Board Chair

Dr. Constance Dierickx, our incoming Board President, joined the PADV board in 2016 and has been active on the Hearts with Hope planning committee, the Governance Committee and the Executive Committee.
Posted: June 19th, 2019 | Permalink