Healthy Me, Healthy We

WRC will be hosting a discussion for Teens during Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month.

As part of the discussion WRC Staff will take the time to go over what a healthy relationship looks like, how to set boundaries, and safety planning.  1 in 3 teens will experience some form . . . → Read More: Healthy Me, Healthy We

Come Dance Against Violence

WRC will be participating in One Billion Rising Revolution: “Solidarity.” Rise, Resist, Unite! and we invite you to join us. On February 14th bring a friend, have some fun, and meet individuals who are passionate about ending violence against women. All ages and men are welcome.  In honor of Valentines Day we will . . . → Read More: Come Dance Against Violence

Volunteer Trainining

WRC will begin our volunteer training on Saturday Jan 6th – Jan 27th.  This training is for those who have wanted to provide help to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in a meaningful way.  The classes will take you through Domestic Violence 101, Crisis Intervention, Animal Abuse, Child Abuse, and more.  . . . → Read More: Volunteer Trainining

Have a Heart For a Child

How does the Purple Purse Challenge work and how can you help WRC win?

The Purple Purse Challenge is a fundraising competition put together by the AllState Foundation.  It is an opportunity for domestic violence organizations all over the United States to spread awareness of financial abuse, receive donations, and additional cash prizes all at once.  This year will feature Serena Williams as the Purple . . . → Read More: How does the Purple Purse Challenge work and how can you help WRC win?

I Believe You

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and part of the campaign’s focus is to change the culture.  Rape Culture is defined as a society or environment whose prevailing social attitudes have the effect of normalizing or trivializing sexual assault.  Some examples that are associated with rape culture are victim blaming, sexual . . . → Read More: I Believe You

Small Victory in the Battle to Save DV Funding

This past Saturday Representative Darrell Issa held two town hall meetings. In the morning town hall when he was asked about the whispering of a budget that would cut funding to the Office of Violence Against Women he promised to keep that from happening. Representative Issa said he will continue to work hard . . . → Read More: Small Victory in the Battle to Save DV Funding

A Call To Action

On Wednesday March 8th WRC is asking that you join us in our action of support to A Day Without Women.  It falls on International Women’s Day  a global celebration of the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender . . . → Read More: A Call To Action

Human Trafficking Awareness Month

In San Diego, sex trafficking brings approximately $810 million in generated revenue.  California is one of the top four states in the US for Human Trafficking and San Diego has been listed as one of the 13 cities that is a high intensity child prostitution area by the FBI.  So what do we do . . . → Read More: Human Trafficking Awareness Month

Join the Challenge with WRC

Domestic Violence is more than the physical violence, in fact financial abuse occurs in 99% of domestic violence cases.  Financial abuse is considered the invisible weapon and it is one of the most powerful used to keep victims from leaving.

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