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Virtual Stuff the Bus

April 5th through April 18th, Friendship Home, StarTran, and Alpha Media will be partnering for the 22nd Annual Stuff the Bus. For the safety of our community volunteers, supporters, and Friendship Home staff, this year’s event will...


A History of Racial Injustice

This Month in History Friendship Home is proud to feature the Equal Justice Initiatives new digital experience of  A History of Racial Injustice that highlights events on this day in history as a set of tools for...


Spring Newsletter

Read what has been happening at Friendship Home and what’s coming up.  Here is the latest edition of our newsletter The Journey.  


What is Domestic Violence?

Domestic violence is a pattern of physical assaults, threats and coercive behaviors used to maintain control over a current or former intimate partner. Abusive behaviors can include ongoing verbal, emotional, sexual, physical, psychological and economic abuse, and...


Safe Quarters 2021

Save the Date! The 19th Annual Safe Quarters event will be held on Sunday, October 3, 2021. This one-day, community-wide effort to collect financial contributions for victims of domestic violence and their children seeking refuge at Friendship...


What Are the Dangers?

Why does she stay? This question is asked repeatedly and by asking it, we hold the victim responsible for the problem, when the responsibility rests squarely with the abuser. A more appropriate question would be “why does...


Is Something Wrong in Your Relationship

Do you feel… confused about your relationship? like you are going crazy? that you are “walking on eggshells”? it is hard for you to spend time with family and friends? as if you can’t do anything right?...


Anita’s Story

Anita, mother of two children, aged 10 and 12, had fearfully disclosed to a member of her church that her husband, Brian, was abusing her. That member berated Brian about it, which only served to intensify the...


Brain Injury & Domestic Violence

In the recent Strictly Business magazine, Friendship Home Addresses Connection between Brain Injury and Domestic Violence Friendship Home’s Healthcare Navigator works with domestic violence survivors to access primary, reproductive, and behavioral healthcare. A collaborative project, Brain Injury,...