The group provides a supportive atmosphere where women can freely discuss their unique situation. The group also provides education on coping skills, information regarding self-esteem, domestic violence, sexual assault, financial matters, the effects of violence upon children, as well as, many other diverse topics. The group topics are based upon what the group members feel is important and beneficial to them.
· Empower members
· Are culturally sensitive
· Provide emotional support
· Provide opportunities to teach and learn from each other
· Teach new ways to deal with old issues.
· Provide a safe place to vent feelings
· Work on safety planning
Locations and information shared during
the group are highly confidential.
The support group is free of charge.
The group meets once a month for one
and a half hours.