Tag Archives: domestic violence

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. “15.5 million children in the United States live in families in which partner violence occurred at least once in the past year.” – Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Violent Childhood Experiences and the Risk of Intimate Partner Violence in Adults, 2003. https://safehouse-denver.org/domestic-violence/information/children.html This static rattles me every time I report it. […]

Early Childhood Book Share: Park Hill Library

Early Childhood Book Share Wednesday, February 8, 6:30 p.m. @ Park Hill Library; Address: 4705 Montview Blvd, Denver, CO 80207 Phone: (720) 865-0250 An adult book club celebrating books for preschool and early elementary aged children. This month’s topic: Child safety with special guest Julie Federico. Julie has written several children’s books that can be […]

Barnes & Noble Parent Day December 12th

Barnes & Noble Platt Park Parents Day Crafts and story hour for children. Holiday shopping for parents. Children’s Services Author Julie Federico will be signing and reading her landmark children’s prevention books. www.juliefederico.com December 12, 2016 4-6pm Phone: (303) 691-2998 Address: 960 S Colorado Blvd, Glendale, CO 80246 https://stores.barnesandnoble.com/store/2554    

Too apparel: Women’s underwear, we donate a pair to women’s & children’s shelters for every pair purchased

            Too Apparel is a “buy-one, give-one” women’s apparel company.  Currently we offer 4 styles of women’s underwear and we donate a new pair of undies to a women and children’s shelter for every pair we sell.  We also sell gift certificates to help make gifting panties a little easier.  […]

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Celebrate with a .99 cent copy of Anger is OKAY Violence is NOT

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  Have you got your copy of Anger is OKAY Violence is NOT yet?  For the month of October the price is only ,99 cents for the ebook. Ebook link: Anger is OKAY Violence is NOT https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/148718 “True emotional intelligence is something recognized and respected but rarely taught and discussed, […]

Giggling Green Bean is hosting a books signing

  The Giggling Green Bean is hosting a book signing for award winning children’s services author Julie Federico.  Julie will be signing her landmark books Anger is OKAY Violence is NOT, Some Parts are NOT for Sharing and Algunas Partes NO Son Para Comparitir. July 5, 2014 1-3pm The Giggling Green Bean 3929 Tennyson St, Denver, […]

Abusers frequently have the following characteristics:

This information was shared by Abuse No More on Facebook.  It is a wonderful list, full of validation for those living with domestic violence. Abusers frequently have the following characteristics: Often blow up in anger at small incidents. He or she is often easily insulted, claiming hurt feelings when he or she is really very […]

101 Great Sources for Domestic Violence Prevention

Today’s domestic violence resource link is made possible by Ryanne Gardiner Content Editor @SocialWrkDegree. 101 Great Sources for Domestic Violence Prevention: http://www.socialworkdegree.net/domestic-violence-prevention Ryanne has worked diligently to compile domestic violence resources from around the nation. I have not seen a more comprehensive list! Thank you to Ryanne for sharing the list and completing all of […]

Letter to Colorado General Assembly regarding domestic violence legislation

I attended a rally with Mom’s Demand Action in October.  They asked the group to write letters to Senator’s and Representatives at the Colorado General Assembly.  It has taken me some time, better late than never.  Below is my letter you can cut and paste this and send it to your representative.  They need to hear […]

New England Book Award Entry for Anger is OKAY Violence is NOT

Yesterday I cleared my day to research The New England Book Awards.  The deadline to apply is in November 2013 so right away I felt lucky that I had not missed the deadline.  I submitted an entry for Some Parts are NOT for Sharing and Anger is OKAY Violence is NOT.  Below is my application […]