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The Journey

Domestic Violence is happening to people you know and care about … your extended family, friends, and coworkers. It happens across all neighborhoods, income and educational levels, races, and ethnicities. Read more in the latest edition of...


Safe Quarters Update!

NOW A VIRTUAL EVENT! As may you know, there has been a steady increase in the number of warnings regarding the quick spreading Delta variant of COVID. Friendship Home Administration has been cautiously watching and having discussions...


Highly Needed Items


We need your help! Friendship Home is in need of paper towels, toilet paper, bath towels, baby wash, baby lotion, and baby shampoo! We kindly ask that all donations be new or unopened items. If you are...


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...


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...


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...


Power & Control Wheel

Physical and sexual assaults, or threats to commit them, are the most apparent forms of domestic violence and are usually the actions that allow others to become aware of the problem. However, regular use of other abusive...


A 4-Star Charity!

Friendship Home recently received notice from Charity Navigator that we have earned our fifth consecutive 4-star rating. Friendship Home is one of only five charities in Lincoln to have four-star status and has the highest rating. According...


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,...


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?...