We are honored and excited to announce that Battered Women’s Shelter has been chosen to participate in a special charitable giving campaign, sponsored and funded by Target. And you have the chance to help direct a portion of Target’s donation to us! Now through September 30th, vote for us through the Target Circle program to [...]
GIVE here today! Hope & Healing’s Equipping Survivors Initiative is a fundraising campaign in which we equip survivors with a new Household Starter Kit as they leave the Battered Women’s Shelter. These Household Starter Kits cost $200 each and we are in need 300 of these Starter Kits to help our [...]
Sexual Assault Awareness Month is recognized nationally as a time to raise awareness about the vastly under-reported, but all too common prevalence of sexual violence in our world. Thankfully, over the years there has been growing support for these survivors with the formation of local, state and national organizations that also seek to educate the [...]
What is military sexual trauma (MST)? Military sexual trauma (MST) is a term the Department of Veterans Affairs uses to refer to sexual assault or sexual harassment experienced while serving in the military. If you survived sexual assault while serving in the military, Rape Crisis Center of Medina and Summit Counties has confidential and [...]
July 31, 2021 9am-12pm 405 Rothrock Road Copley, Ohio 44321 Bologna Insurance is hosting a Cars & Coffee to benefit the Battered Women's Shelter of Summit and Medina Counties Vehicle Registration is $25 per spot Spectators are FREE Coffee and Treats provided by Cafe Arnone Register Here!
Bill Considine hosts the second annual MAVS (Men Against Violence) & LOVE (Ladies Overcoming Violence Everyday) Golf Outing on June 30, 2022 at J.E. Goodpark Golf Course. 530 Nome Ave, Akron, OH 44320 10:00AM Registration 11:00AM Scramble/Shotgun Start 3:30PM Prizes & Awards $125 per player ($500 per team) includes: • 18 holes w/cart [...]
Mission: The Summit County Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) is a group of allied experts committed to enhancing the health and healing of victims/survivors impacted by the crime and trauma of sexual violence while heightening community awareness and facilitating offender accountability. Members: Akron Children’s Hospital C.A.R.E. Center Akron Children’s Hospital Police Department Akron Police [...]