OCTOBER 31 – NOVEMBER 4

BE THE VOICE
you are invited

JOIN US FOR A WEEK LONG EDUCATION WEEK BRINGING AWARENESS TO THE CORRELATION BETWEEN ANIMAL, CHILD, DOMESTIC, AND ELDER ABUSE

THE GOAL

OF THE COMPASSION CARE INITIATIVE IS TO COLLABORATE WITH OTHER WASHINGTON AREA CHARITIES TO BRING AWARENESS TO ABUSE OF THE UNDERSERVED AND VOICELESS IN WASHINGTON COUNTY.

CHILD ABUSE, ELDER ABUSE, DOMESTIC ABUSE, AND ANIMAL ABUSE ARE OFTEN CONNECTED AND FOUND TOGETHER IN MANY HOME SITUATIONS. THE COMPASSION CARE INITIATIVE STRIVES TO USE THE POWER OF THE HUMAN AND ANIMAL CONNECTION TO BRING AWARENESS AND HEALING TO THIS TRAGIC EPIDEMIC.

MEET THE PARTNERS

ADVOCATES FOR THE BEST INTERESTS OF ABUSED AND NEGLECTED CHILDREN INVOLVED IN THE WASHINGTON COUNTY, PA JUVENILE COURT SYSTEM.

PROVIDES SHELTER, SAFETY, AND FOOD TO THE ORPHANED AND ABUSED ANIMALS OF WASHINGTON COUNTY WITH THE GOAL OF PLACING THEM IN LOVING HOMES.

PROVIDES LIFE-AFFIRMING PROGRAMS AND SERVICES FOR PREGNANT WOMEN, CHILDREN, AND ADOPTIVE FAMILIES.

INCREASES AWARENESS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE & ITS EFFECT ON THE COMMUNITY, TO EMPOWER THOSE VICTIMIZED, & TO WORK FOR SOCIAL CHANGE DESIGNED TO ELIMINATE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.

2022 sponsors

WHY THE COMPASSION CARE INITIATIVE

ADVOCATES SAY THEY ARE RESPONDING TO MORE PHYSICAL ABUSE CASES THAN EVER BEFORE, AND THEY ARE SEVERE.

CALLS ARE MADE TO DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOTLINES EVERY DAY IN PENNSYLVANIA

OF BATTERED WOMEN DELAY LEAVING THEIR ABUSER IN FEAR OF WHAT WILL HAPPEN TO THEIR PET

OF U.S. HOUSEHOLDS WITH CHILDREN HAVE PETS

OF ABUSED WOMEN REPORT THAT THEIR ABUSERS HAVE THREATENED TO HURT OR KILL THEIR PETS

HOW YOU CAN HELP

NOW MORE THAN EVER THE VOICELESS NEED YOUR SUPPORT. HELP BRING A VOICE AND HOPE INTO THE LIFE OF THOSE WHO HAVE BEEN ABUSED.

$25

PROVIDE 1 DAY OF FOOD, SECURITY, AND TELEPHONE TO A DVSSP SAFE HOUSE CLIENT

$50

PROVIDE 3 DAYS OF SHELTER, FOOD, AND CLOTHING TO A PREGNANT WOMAN IN NEED

$100

PROVIDE SUPPORT TO A CASA VOLUNTEER TO MAKE 4 HOME VISITS TO SEE THEIR CASA CHILD

$250

PROVIDE MEDICAL CARE FOR 1 HUMANE RESCUE ANIMAL AT WASHINGTON AREA HUMANE SOCIETY

$500

PROVIDE SUPPORT FOR THE VOICELESS IN WASHINGTON COUNTY