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Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day

"True peace is not merely the absence of tension; it is the presence of justice." Today, as we honor and celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr, these words written by him decades ago continue to inspire and make meaningful connection to our mission. "I have the audacity to believe that peoples everywhere can have three meals a day for their bodies, education and culture for their minds, and dignity, equality, and freedom for…
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January is National Stalking Awareness Month

All stalkers can be dangerous. Intimate partner stalkers, compared to acquaintance and stranger stalkers, are more likely to threaten and physically assault the victim and their friends and family. Stalking often co-occurs with intimate partner violence and can be an indicator of other forms of violence. Many abusers use stalking to intimidate and control their victims. Did you know stalking can include these behaviors? Repeated phone calls, texts, or communication on your social media Sending…
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Handmade by Survivors Shop Reopens Soon

Thank you for such incredible support for survivors! Our Handmade By Survivors shop sold out during the recent holidays. New products are being made this month. Check back on February 1 to place an order in time for Valentine's Day. Can I still pick up a local order placed last month?Yes. Local pickups are welcome any day of the week between 9 am – 7 pm. An email with driving directions was sent to the…
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A GoodGiving Challenge Thank You

"We are truly blessed and grateful...It's because of you that we're able to continue services."  pic.twitter.com/tFpt5TntkY — GreenHouse17 (@GreenHouse17KY) December 8, 2020 Your gift makes such a difference. Although the challenge has ended, there's still time to make an end-of-year gift to support survivors.
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Handmade by Survivors: Made Locally, Sold Nationally

Your purchase of our Handmade by Survivors products will help victims of intimate partner violence as they establish safety, heal from the physical and emotional wounds of abuse, and grow strong as survivors. "We make soaps, lip balms, bath salts, and candles. Just really wonderful things that people in society already use. But we were able to make them from a heartfelt place." - Jewell Making products such as lip balms, salves, and soaps has a…
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Handmade by Survivors: Our collections are rooted in healing

Your purchase of our Handmade by Survivors products will help victims of intimate partner violence as they establish safety, heal from the physical and emotional wounds of abuse, and grow strong as survivors. "It was pretty cool for me, because I got to make products that I've always enjoyed from scratch from the very starting point. From a conception to actually mixing, packaging, marketing, labeling shipping, it was amazing. Because it was giving me an…
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Holiday Hope Box: Support Survivors and Send Hope

A curated box of Handmade By Survivors products makes the perfect holiday gift for yourself or someone special. Natural and nourishing, every item included in our Hope Box features essential oils and dried flowers from our farm. This has been a tumultuous year for all of us. I have world stuff. I have national stuff, I have health stuff, I have female stuff, and I have love stuff. Then there's the stuff that comes with being…
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Handmade by Survivors: Cold Process Soap Making

Your purchase of our Handmade by Survivors products will help victims of intimate partner violence as they establish safety, heal from the physical and emotional wounds of abuse, and grow strong as survivors. Five of our new soaps we are launching this season are cold processed, so we thought it'd be great to share with y'all some of the benefits that come with this process. Cold processed soaps are considered one of the most traditional…
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Handmade by Survivors: New this Season

Your purchase of our Handmade by Survivors products will help victims of intimate partner violence as they establish safety, heal from the physical and emotional wounds of abuse, and grow strong as survivors. This season we are excited to launch six new products. Five of which are cold processed soaps, with both original scent blends and a couple new ones too! Our final addition this season is our new Dissent lip balm inspired by the late…
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24-Hour Hotline

You deserve to be supported. Our 24-hour crisis hotline is answered every day of the year. You will speak to a compassionate Certified Domestic Violence Advocate who wants to support your specific needs. 800.544.2022 Together, we can develop a safety plan that meets the specific needs of you and your children. Find emergency shelter with us or a partner shelter. Make plans for an advocate to accompany you to upcoming court appointments. Share information about…
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