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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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Life at Shelter

Our Emergency Shelter is surrounded by 40-acres of beautiful farmland in rural Fayette County. The 17,000 sq ft shelter facility includes a large dining room, art room, sewing room, children’s play areas, and support group meeting rooms. A large covered front porch is lined with rocking chairs, while the back porch overlooks a playground for the…
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Between Survivors

This note was written by a survivor living at our shelter to encourage other survivors who are seeking support and services to flee intimate partner abuse. Identifying information has been changed for confidentiality. Dear Survivor –  GreenHouse17 has given me the tools to be able to look at myself in the mirror and know that…
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Speak my name

Today we ask you to listen for one minute as we speak these names. Each name is a life taken by domestic homicide related to intimate partner abuse in Kentucky from September 2019 – August 2020. Although Domestic Violence Awareness Month is coming to a close, we will nurture lives harmed until the violence ends.…
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The Heart Space

Step back and settle in with this Body Orientation and Scan Meditation practice from the Heart Space. To turn inward we must first cultivate a deeper sense of where we are. Slow down so you’re better able to show up. Tune in weekly during the month of October for a new recording on the Heart…
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Yoga with Holden

We'll be sharing a guided yoga experience every Friday during October.  Holden, a certified yoga instructor on our staff, invites you to take a posture of dignity and open your heart during this 30-minute yoga practice. #YogaFridays   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by GreenHouse17 (@greenhouse17ky) on Oct 24, 2020 at…
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