Domestic Violence Awareness

By |2019-10-15T10:01:41-04:00October 8th, 2019|

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and we at Hope and Healing are hard at work spreading the word! We are happy to be joined by many others in the community, including the Akron-Summit County Public Library system, the Medina County District Library, the University of Akron, and more. Domestic violence is traditionally assumed to [...]

Fall Festival

By |2019-08-12T13:10:08-04:00September 29th, 2019|

The Battered Women's Shelter, along with Allstate insurance will be hosting the 2nd annual Fall Festival to benefit the Purple Purse campaign. Purple Purse's mission is to end financial abuse and help women become financially empowered. Please join us for a FREE fun filled day with local vendors, food trucks, kids activities, music, and just [...]

We Can’t have Hope and Healing Without Pride

By |2019-10-15T10:01:42-04:00August 19th, 2019|

"The mission of Akron Pride is to unify and affirm the LGBTQ community and allies in celebrating our diversity and recognizing our likeness. We will promote acceptance of all individuals by defending human equity.” At Hope and Healing we seek to educate the community on our services, promote a culture of equality, and provide resources [...]

IBH Annual Coming Together Event

By |2019-07-29T12:07:23-04:00August 17th, 2019|

5th Annual Coming Together Making Recovery Possible Saturday, August 17, 2019 11:00 am –2:30 pm The Tudor House on the Portage Lakes Waterfront 655 Latham Lane,  Akron You and your guests are invited to join other members of the business and professional community, families, and friends for the 5th Annual Coming Together Making Recovery Possible. [...]

National Night Out Against Crime

By |2019-07-29T11:31:18-04:00August 6th, 2019|

The Middlebury Neighborhood in conjunction with the Akron Area YMCA (specifically Kohl Family YMCA and the Hope Early Care and Education Center), the Well, Neighbor Network, University of Akron, and Summa Health are hosting a National Night Out Event at 22 S. Arlington (the island area between E. Market, S. Arlington, and E. Exchange) from [...]