Victims of family violence often feel alone and don't know where to turn. Educating the community about this issue is important, but stigma and shame can hinder communication.
N&R Publications’ stories about real people who sought and found help, and those who assisted them, make this topic less frightening and break down barriers preventing people from seeking help.
Published Jan 2022
Child abuse can have life-long effects. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, survivors face an increased risk of addiction and mental health struggles, delayed brain and social-emotional development, limited employment opportunities and a lower lifetime earning potential. In 2018, nearly 1,770 abused or neglected children in the United States did not survive. The best solution to this deadly problem is prevention. No one has to go it alone. Find out how Colusa County Community Advocates for Parents & Children (CAPC) can help your family thrive.View
Published Sep 2021
Be ACEs Aware! ACEs – adverse childhood experiences – can lead to lifelong issues. Stop ACEs and become more aware of these problems with pointers provided by Tulare County Health and Human Services Agency and ACEs Aware.View
Published Oct 2019
Sacramento Regional Family Justice Center understands that taking the courageous step to leave an abusive environment can be stressful. As a result, the organization hosts comprehensive services for those impacted by abuse including legal representation and counseling. That courageous step also requires the support of one's entire community, from family to law enforcement. Learn now how Sacramento Regional Family Justice Center can help with escaping and healing from abusive circumstances.View
Published Aug 2018
The Sacramento Regional Family Justice Center (SRFJC) offers a safe, healing environment for victims of domestic violence, child and elder abuse, sexual assault and human trafficking. A "one-stop" center of comprehensive services, SRFJC offers clients a place to start the healing process through counseling, protective measures or just someone who can listen. Learn how, here.View
Published Oct 2017
Families in Sacramento are facing a serious problem that should concern all of us: family violence. Fortunately, there is hope. Sacramento Regional Family Justice Center offers victims of violence a safe, secure place to turn, where they can access resources, make a safety plan with social workers and become empowered to start a better life. The Family Justice Center also works to educate the public about family violence and encourage people to take a stand against it.View
Published Apr 2012
Chico's Rape Crisis Intervention and Prevention Center offers assistance to any man, woman or child who has experienced the trauma of unwanted sexual imposition, which includes all forms of sexual violence, stalking and harassment.View