Domestic Violence News & Resources
Free Webinars on Faith and Domestic Violence
01/04/2011 United Methodist Women is offering a series of free webinars on Wednesdays from February 16 to March 2, 2011. Topics cover how people of faith, churches and clergy can help stop domestic violence and help victims.
Get "I Believe You" On the Air Again
01/03/2011 Call your local NBC affiliate and make sure the documentary airs often and during prime time viewing hours.
Let There Be Peace on Earth
12/15/2010 Much more work remains to ensure that women have a voice in times of conflict and in implementing UNSCR 1325 worldwide. We must all join the efforts of women throughout the world who are saying, “Let there be peace on earth.”
The Domestic Violence Initiative of United Methodist Women
12/13/2010 United Methodist Women and United Methodist Men have partnered to launch a domestic violence initiative to raise awareness and provide training in United Methodist congregations.
Intercept Human Trafficking
12/07/2010 Super Bowl XLV will be held Sunday February 6, 2011, in Dallas, Texas. While the country celebrates this unofficial holiday, United Methodist Women and Mosaic Family Services in North Texas will be working to combat human trafficking.
This Thanksgiving, Help End Violence Against Women
11/23/2010 Be thankful for your blessings this Thanksgiving: Take action to end violence against women.
Interviews with Women from "Voices from the Frontlines"
10/28/2010 United Methodist Women spoke to about what would make implementation of UNSCR 1325 effective and how women of faith can implement peace around the world.
Women Call for Peace Resolution Implementation by Leigh Rogers
10/28/2010 In “Voices from the Frontlines,” women from conflict areas around the world shared their experiences on why women need to be involved in decisions that define just and reconciliatory processes on every level.
Harriett Olson Speaks on Women, Peace and Security by Leigh Rogers
10/26/2010 Women’s Division head Harriett Olson spoke on the importance of women’s involvement in peace and security issues for an event on implementing United Nations Security Council Resolution (UNSCR) 1325 on Women, Peace and Security.
United Methodist Women Partner Fights Violence Against Women and Girls in Haiti
10/20/2010 Advocates and attorneys for displaced women in Haiti submitted a petition calling for urgent action to confront an epidemic of sexual violence in the camps for displaced people.