From May 2017

Congress Invests in Lifesaving Programs for Victims

May 3, 2017 The National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV) praises the vital bipartisan commitment of Congress to supporting and serving victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. The appropriations package to complete the remainder of fiscal year 2017 (FY 17) commits investments to critical programs serving victims of…

Tuesday Takeaway – A New Blog

Dear Priscilla Bennett Friends, Once again, it’s Priscilla Bennett’s husband, Harry, saying hello and letting you know that I’m in complete support of my wife’s fight to end domestic violence.  She encourages me to speak out, so here I am, not knowing what to say, except that I’m so proud…

May Begins Mental Health Awareness Month

How You Can Stop Mental Illness Stigma By Laura Greenstein | May. 01, 2017   Some people believe that focusing on fighting stigma is a worthless cause. They wonder why NAMI pushes our StigmaFree campaign so much. Why does being StigmaFree matter? What difference does it really make? Because of…

End of Month Thoughts – A Blog

Dear Priscilla Bennett Community, April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, and today is the last day.  Bringing awareness out into the open is so important in relation to destigmatizing abuse.  Back in the ‘90s when I was working as an emergency room nurse, there was but little recognition of sexual…