stands for the thoughts we are sending - Healing
Understanding and Great Strength.
over ten years, we have been in partnership with county
agencies that assist survivors of sexual assault and
domestic violence. In Essex County, SAVE (Sexual Assault &
Violence Education) of Essex County, has been supplied with
"comfort kits" and volunteer support for the sexual assault
response teams. The comfort kits are delivered to a woman
at the hospital after a sexual assault is reported, and
provide a basic change of clothes, toiletries and sundries.
In Union County, YWCA Eastern Union County has been
receiving the comfort kits which are distributed to women
seeking emergency shelter. At both agencies, employees and
volunteers provide emergency and ongoing support to women
HUGS bags assembly April 2017
Essex News Daily, 11/23/16