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February 4, 2015
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Support Group for Latina Survivors

Support Group for Latina Survivors Spanish Support available in the Gwinnett Area for Domestic Violence Survivors. We are happy to announce a new Spanish support Group […]
January 9, 2015


We are excited to partner with the Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence (GCADV) and Saving Our Daughters (SOD) in bringing the conversation about Domestic Violence into the […]
February 28, 2014

Justice Denied: Confronting the inadequacy of our criminal justice system’s treatment of survivors of intimate partner violence and their children

Perhaps she didn’t show up for court due to fear, shame or the devastating reality of testifying against the person she loves or once loved. Perhaps […]
December 17, 2013

2013: A Year of Success Through Collaboration

2013: A Year of Success Through Collaboration By: Michelle Toledo Cainas and Alyse Lopez-Salm   As this year comes to a close, GLADV, a program of […]
March 13, 2013

Why, We Do the Work We Do…

As advocates we do our jobs because we strongly believe in empowerment and change; not because of the pay. This job takes a lot. It takes […]
November 2, 2012

Day of Dead – ” El Dia De Los Muertos”

“El Día de Los Muertos” (The Day of the Dead) is widely celebrated in Mexico on November 1st and 2nd. On these days, family and friends […]
October 31, 2012

Prevention Never Stops

Although domestic violence awareness month has come to end, it does not mean the fight to end this plight should begin to waver.  Everyday, advocates across […]
October 6, 2012

October is also Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October should be renamed “Women Health Issues Awareness Month”. This month is mostly known for being Breast Cancer Awareness Month (Have you missed the pink?). Trust […]
August 17, 2012

Worth Another Look

Friday, April 13, 2012 Safety Tips for Women In most cases, women are the ones who are abused in a domestic relationship with a male partner. […]