Tag Archive: 'domestic violence'

May Book of the Month

As the month of May opens, we find many young women in our circle graduating, moving for internships, or starting a summer job. These days are often full of new challenges and experiences. It can be hard to find your footing in these new life roles. To help engage and encourage during this process, we have chosen Senator Joni Ernst’s book, Daughter of the Heartland: My Ode to the Country That Raised Me, as our May book club choice.

The Invisible Crisis of COVID-19: Rising Rates of Domestic Violence

Beneath the crisis of COVID-19, a quiet killer is still preying. Domestic violence rates have sky-rocketed since the shutdown and the mandatory quarantines and victims are forced to lock down with their abuser with little escape and hardly any access to resources.