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26 Aug WTLC’s Exciting Future

Dear Friend of WTLC,   About twelve months ago, I began my leadership at WTLC and spent my first several months listening and learning from many of you about the critical issues facing our community. Your thoughts and insights have provided important context as I’ve reflected on...

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29 Jul Serving the Underserved

Dear Friends of WTLC, We all know (and research confirms it!) that domestic violence occurs across all racial, ethnic, and economic groups. Beyond issues of prevalence, WTLC recognizes that survivors from communities of color and other underserved communities—such as immigrants, individuals with disabilities, and LGBTQ survivors—often...

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27 Jul The Digital Age of Bullying

Have you checked your Facebook today? What about your Instagram account? Are you constantly checking your social media and text messages throughout the day? If you answered “Yes!” you are not alone! Technology and electronics are must-haves in the 21st Century, but they also have the...

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25 Jun Happy Pride!

Dear Friends of WTLC, It's PRIDE Month! The month of June was chosen for Pride Month to commemorate the Stonewall riots, which happened in the late '60s. Since then, Pride festivals have become special occasions for folks to be proud and to celebrate the progress the LGBTQ...

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28 May ACEs Study

It probably won’t surprise you to learn that we all carry our childhood experiences with us throughout our lives. What might surprise you is the extent to which this is true—just how much a negative childhood experience can affect your mental, physical, and emotional health...

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24 May Guns and DV

Dear Friends of WTLC, When a gun is present in a domestic violence situation, the risk of the victim being murdered rises by 500%. Earlier this month, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to renew the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA), which includes a revision that closes...

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