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The words we use: Talking about domestic violence

The words we use: Talking about domestic violence

Throughout history, we have learned time and again about the weight of words. Language, stories, and ideas have survived longer than the cultures from...
Speaking out about financial abuse

Speaking out about financial abuse

By DOVE Center Financial abuse is something that is rarely talked about but is incredibly common. This insidious form of abuse involves exercising control over...
Domestic Violence Awareness Month Dove Center

Take a stand during Domestic Violence Awareness Month

By DOVE Center When you were young, maybe before you ever even started dating, you might have spent some time thinking about what your life...
Education and victim resources for adults are important and necessary services in preventing the escalation of and healing the wounds from domestic violence and sexual assault in our community.

Changing our culture by teaching children about domestic violence and sexual...

By Marina Anderson Education and victim resources for adults are important and necessary services in preventing the escalation of and healing the wounds from domestic...
Domestic Violence Counts Utah Domestic Violence

New study shows 130 domestic violence victims turned away in Utah...

From our Archives: New study shows 130 domestic violence victims turned away in Utah in 24-hour period On March 6, the National Network to End...
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DOVE Center event “Breaking the Silence Through Storytelling” sells out

Due to a heavy show of support from its sponsors and the community in general, DOVE Center's event, "Breaking the Silence Through Storytelling," has...
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DOVE Center awarded $20,000 Allstate grant

The DOVE Center recently received a $20,000 grant from The Allstate Foundation to support domestic violence survivors as they learn financial literacy skills in...
DOVE Center trains volunteers to assist rape survivors

DOVE Center trains volunteers to assist rape survivors

On Monday, Jan. 25, DOVE Center — a local nonprofit providing shelter, advocacy, and counseling to survivors of domestic violence, rape, and sexual assault...
Refugees need your 2015 tax deductions

Refugees need your 2015 tax deductions

Refugees fleeing the Middle East — or from anywhere, for that matter — deserve our credit for being courageous people. Most have endured cultural...
Fear and gratitude cannot coexist

Fear and gratitude cannot coexist

Fear and gratitude cannot coexist. The word “fear” is one that has resonated through global consciousness following the recent vicious attacks in Beirut, Paris, and Mali....