The Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence

September 21, 2010 10:51 AM Eastern Daylight Time Mary Kay Shelter Grant Program to Help Many of the 61,000 Domestic Violence Survivors Assisted Each Day DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The downturn in the economy across the United States has resulted in an increase in domestic violence, according to domestic violence shelter directors surveyed by Mary Kay. In direct response, […]


Regional trainings are being scheduled throughout Georgia in Savannah, Macon, Columbus, Albany, Augusta and Atlanta as Project Connect gains momentum.  The purpose of Project Connect, which is a national initiative from the Family Violence Prevention Fund, is to train public health providers on how domestic violence can impact a woman’s health.  Georgia was one of […]


Senate Introduces Critical Bill for Domestic Violence Shelters Washington, D.C. – The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) today welcomed an important step on Capitol Hill.  U.S. Senators Chris Dodd (D-Conn.), Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) and Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.) introduced S. 3817, a bill to reauthorize the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act.  This is the […]


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