October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October marks the annual observance of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, an opportunity to call attention to ways to bring this problem to an end. We invite you to participate in any of our events. There is something for everyone!

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Domestic Violence Costs Employers Over $7 Million Per Year

When we think about domestic violence, we usually think about what happens in the home. That’s logical, because we envision families in their homes. But domestic violence also has a profound effect on today’s workplaces. In fact, 74 percent of domestic violence victims report that their abuser has harassed them on the job…

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Looking for ways to get involved?

Check out our upcoming events and meetings! Join our Youth Council or Domestic Violence Awareness month planning committee.

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There is Hope

Sheltering Wings was formed in the name and for the sake of Jesus Christ. We will extend the love and compassion of Christ to women and their children in the desperate circumstances of domestic abuse. Christ was never coercive or offensive and neither are our services. Our assistance will be offered to any victim of any background in the name of Christ.

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Upcoming Events

Oct
7
Tue
6:30 pm End Teen Dating Violence Event/Concert @ Metropolis Mall
End Teen Dating Violence Event/C… @ Metropolis Mall
Oct 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
End Teen Dating Violence Event/Concert @ Metropolis Mall  | Plainfield | Indiana | United States
Learn more about preventing the dangers of dating violence.  Event will include performance by Blake Whiteley, hear a survivor share her story, giveaways, games, guest [...]
Oct
14
Tue
6:30 pm Domestic Violence Training 101 @ Sheltering WIngs
Domestic Violence Training 101 @ Sheltering WIngs
Oct 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Want a deeper understanding of domestic violence and how you can help?

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uwci_logoSheltering Wings provides emergency housing for all women and children suffering from any form of domestic abuse. We build stable and independent lives through essential programs offered in a supportive and Christ-centered environment. If you need help, call our Crisis Line 317-745-1496, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, or contact the shelter online.