Owens: There Is No Cycle Of Abuse

Domestic Violence expert Julie Owens talks about how outdated the cycle theory of abuse is. People use the “Power and Control Wheel” graphic because we understand DV much, much better after decades of work with victims, and learning from them. Read more here.

Press Release: Domestic Violence Awareness Town Hall in Brevard, 2/18/19

Press Release on Domestic Violence Awareness Town Hall Event in Brevard, NC on 2/18/19. NC NOW (National Organization for Women), SAFE Transylvania, and Progress NC have come together to bring community awareness to the serious issue of domestic violence, also highlighting issues that victims in rural counties face.

DV Town Hall Opens Wider Discussion of Problem, 2/18/19

Big domestic violence (DV) situation in western North Carolina makes people realize how little they know about what DV victims face. NC NOW (National Organization for Women), SAFE Transylvania, and Progress NC have come together to bring community awareness to this very real problem.

Stop the Assaults, Stop The Violence, #MeToo Event and Action

Week #43 of the Tuesdays With Tillis protests concentrated on the power and reachof the #MeToo stories shared on social media starting Oct 15, 2017. Allegations and resignations continue into November. We want to Stop The Assaults, Stop the Violence and to make sure our Senators (Burr and Tillis) vote to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA).