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What the World Needs Now…

“Compassion is not a relationship between the healer and the wounded. It’s a relationship between equals. Only when we know our own darkness well can we be present with the darkness of others. Compassion becomes real when we recognize our shared humanity.”  ― Pema Chödrön, The Places That Scare You: A Guide to Fearlessness in Difficult Times […]

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What’s in a Name

You might be asking why the Crisis Center changed its name.  After all, didn’t the old name (Women’s Crisis & Family Outreach Center) encapsulate our work on women’s issues around intimate partner violence and supporting the health and safety of families?  So why make this change? First, and very simply, the old name was just […]

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