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Click here for New Public Service Announcement from Governor LePage Inviting Men to Take a Stand Against Domestic and Dating Violence
Please click the above text to access the link to view this PSA. http://vimeo.com/35938957
Governor Paul LePage on Tuesday proclaimed the month of February to be Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month. Members of the Maine Coalition to End Domestic Violence, Family Violence Project and other violence awareness advocates joined the Governor as he signed the proclamation Tuesday morning. Continue reading
Ellen Pence (1948-2012) was a scholar and a social activist. She co-founded the Duluth Domestic Abuse Intervention Project, an inter-agency collaboration model used in all 50 states in the U.S. and more than 17 countries. A leader in both the battered women’s movement and the … Continue reading
Ten business leaders were honored for their contributions to domestic violence resource centers across the state on Tuesday. The Maine Coalition to End Domestic Violence and its nine resource centers each honored a business partner from their local community. The following awards were presented … Continue reading
Governor LePage Leads Businesses Owners and State Government to Address Domestic Violence in the Workplace Issues Augusta, Maine – Governor Paul LePage today joined State employees, business owners, non-profit organization leaders and community members to announce a new tool aimed … Continue reading
Saturday, June 18 | 5 – 6:00pm | Dexter Public Beach Purple balloons will be released into the air in memory of Amy, Monica and Coty Lake. There will be purple balloons available for a $1 donation. You can bring your … Continue reading
Please visit our “Dating Violence” web pages for President Obama’s proclamation on Teen Dating Violence, February, 2011 as well as other information and resources on Dating Violence.
If you, or someone you know, are being stalked, call the state wide hotline (listed at the top of this website) or your local domestic violence program (check the “services” section)for help. Call 911 if you are in immediate danger.
January is National Stalking Awareness Month: KNOW IT NAME IT STOP IT! Over 3.4 million people are stalked in the US annually; 1 in 4 are cyberstalked. ”What is Domestic Violence” section of this web site and http://www.ncvc.org have more … Continue reading
MCEDV thanks the Pine Tree Quilters Guild for their generous contribution from their annual silent auction! Go to http://www.mainequilts.org/ to see the beautiful quilts that were featured in their 33rd annual show.