Three Rivers Romance Writers is a proud supporter of Standing Firm, an organization which provides employers tools to help their employees in the battle against domestic abuse.
Domestic abuse is a pervasive issue, and Standing Firm is there to help employers as they try to navigate through the complexities of assisting employees who are trapped in this cycle. Standing Firm will help those employers devise a company-wide plan and guidelines that addresses how they can help.
If your company is struggling with questions regarding how to address this issue, please have them contact Standing Firm for help.
Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence
The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence (PCADV) is a private nonprofit organization working at the state and national levels to eliminate domestic violence, secure justice for victims, enhance safety for families and communities, and create lasting systems and social change. PCADV coordinates these efforts with its statewide network of programs, which provides 24-hour emergency hotlines, shelter, counseling, legal advocacy and representation, healthcare-based advocacy, children’s programs, transitional housing and many other free and confidential services.
Pennsylvania 2-1-1, Southwest — PA 211 is a free resource that connects that connects people with community, health and disaster services in 11 counties through a free, 24/7 confidential phone service and their website.
Romance Writers of America — RWA is “dedicated to advancing the career-focused romance writers with more than 10,000 members, and is home to 145 local and online chapters (of which TRRW is a limited affiliation chapter until our full chapter status is approved).
We plan to update these links often, so please check back from time to time to see what’s been added. If you’d like your website included in our list of Useful Links, please contact us at: ThreeRiversRW@gmail.com. If you are a member and would like to have your website listed, please send us your information so we can list your website with your member profile on Our Authors page.