Ser Familia Blog


October 2, 2013

Two Diseases, Too Many Lives

October has officially begun! So many lovely activities go on this time of year – visits to pumpkin patches, the changing colors of leaves, Halloween festivities […]
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 […]
July 25, 2015

3 things we can do to support parents who have experienced or are living with Domestic Violence

By: Michelle Toledo-Cainas Being a parent changes everything. Is no longer just about you, but about someone else – you are responsible for this whole new […]
June 25, 2015

An unexpected calling, an unknown motivator: My reason to continue fighting for survivors.

By: Michelle Toledo-Cainas   Being a parent changes everything. Is no longer just about you, but about someone else – you are responsible for this whole […]
June 8, 2015

GLADV bi-monthly meeting for June: Temporary Protective Orders: Challenges and Barriers

Our next bi-monthly meeting is set for June 26 2015 at the YWCA of Northwest GA from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. The address for the […]
May 6, 2015

Domestic Violence in the Latino Community

We are pleased to announce our upcoming training:   Domestic Violence in the Latino Community: A Guide to Providing Effective Bilingual & Culturally Proficient Services This training […]