June 22, 2018

When we think about keeping kids safe over the summer, we might think about sunscreen, biking and swim safety; or hiking, campfires and the first “sleep away” camp. But who are our kids spending time with?

When we think about who might hurt children, images of the stere...

May 30, 2018

Now that the #MeToo movement, the Cosby trial and the number of resignations by men who abused their power across the political, media and entertainment spectrum has got everyone’s attention, what can we do to keep the momentum moving forward?

We have work to do. All of...

September 9, 2017

Books stacked in precarious piles, surrounded by faded boxes filled with papers and binders full of information—to the naked eye it looks like chaos. However, there is a certain purpose in the general clutter. In fact, the materials act as a timeline. They detail the t...

August 17, 2017

The mother of two teenage boys was asking the other day, “How do I keep my sons protected against claims of rape?  Kids are going to explore their sexuality,” she went on, “so what happens when consensual sexual discovery suddenly becomes perceived as a forced conclusi...

May 25, 2017

 “Most of my family and friends tried to talk me out of marrying him,” Tracy’s story begins. “But I was young and thought I was in love.”

They moved a few towns away and it wasn’t long before her new husband took control of her life, insisting that she dress a certain w...

May 11, 2017

The cloudy, drizzly day we woke up to on Saturday May 6 did not deter some 600 volunteers and participants in the Steppin’ Up to End Violence Walk and Fun Run and who collectively raised over $90,000 (with more to come) in support of Turning Points Network and its serv...

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