Violence Faced by Immigrant Survivors

Although domestic violence occurs in every race, religion, gender, and socioeconomic status, immigrant survivors have a unique experience. They often experience higher rates of domestic violence than U.S. citizens because in many of their home countries this violence...
The Power of Support: Upcoming Support Groups

The Power of Support: Upcoming Support Groups

Abuse and violence can have long-lasting effects on a survivor and affect their daily life even after the abuser is no longer in the picture. Just like physical wounds, psychological and emotional wounds need to be taken care of or healing cannot happen. Support...
The Power of Support

The Power of Support

Escaping a violent or abusive partner is a monumental step toward a better, healthier life, but it is hardly the last step a survivor will take. Violence can have long-lasting effects on a survivor and affect their daily life even after the abuser is no longer in the...
The Impact of Sexual Assault on Men

The Impact of Sexual Assault on Men

With the advent of the #MeToo Movement, the spotlight on the issue of sexual assault is brighter than ever. Yet when we think of men within the context of #MeToo, society tends to think of them as the perpetrators of this violence not the...

Male Survivors Finding Support

New Support Group Starting September 27th Over the past few years, we have noticed an increasing number of male survivors reaching out for counseling support here at Safe Harbor. During FY18, we have served 14 men. In response to this increased need, we are looking to...