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YWCA Puts a Focus on Domestic Abuse in Greenwich

Conceived by the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV), October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM). According to the NCADV, one in three women, and one in four men have been physically abused by an intimate partner, and the effects on children are painful and overwhelming. The intent of DVAM is to raise awareness of this devastating and complex issue and connect victims with advocates and agencies that are working together to end domestic violence. read more...

Silver Shield Supports New Aid For Victims Of Domestic Violence

The Greenwich Police Department Silver Shield Association has funded the training of many yoga teachers who are part of Exhale to Inhale. Exhale to Inhale is a non-profit organization that brings yoga to survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault in shelters and community centers throughout New York City, the Hudson Valley, Long Island, and now Connecticut. read more...