JDI helps survivors pursue education, training and small business opportunities with support from The Allstate Foundation's Purple Purse Program
October 25, 2016
- Jane Doe Inc. has distributed the 2016 Economic Empowerment Grants totaling $10,000 to 10 sexual and domestic violence agencies on behalf of 11 survivors from across the Commonwealth.
Massachusetts Activists Echo Recommendations outlined in NCAVP Lesbian, Gay Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and HIV-Affected Intimate Partner Violence Report.
October 24, 2016
- The 2016 annual LGBTQ and HIV-Affected Intimate Partner Violence report identifies isolation, lack of public awareness, and discrimination as challenges for survivors seeking support from their communities and IPV service providers.
October 18, 2016
- JDI commends the Legislature and Governor for their bipartisan boldness to take a significant burden off of survivors who are dealing with the aftermath of a sexual violence related trauma by agreeing to preserve evidence for the entire time that that crime may be prosecutable.
October 4, 2016
- In recognition of October being Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Womanshelter/Compañeras invites all members of local communities to join them on Tuesday, October 4, 2016, to mark the two week-long Western Mass opening of “Displays of Character: Men Reimagining Manhood” at 12:30pm on the first level of Tower Square, 1500 Main Street, Springfield. The event is free and open to the public.