Category Archives: Blog

  • Weekly Update

    Posted on September 5, 2014 by Laura Courtney in Blog.

      Monday, staff enjoyed the rest of the Labor Day holiday. Which was fortunate because the days to follow were quite busy… Tuesday was filled with volunteer Julie Meyers organizing our volunteer records, a mixture of staff, survivors, and volunteer therapists working on expanding our prevention work for at-risk youth, and Karen met with a […]

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  • Weekly Update

    Posted on August 29, 2014 by Laura Courtney in Blog.

      Last Saturday some staff and their volunteering family members helped move furniture into our new office space.  A new desk, comfy chair (that folds out into a small bed), and a sectional sofa were donated and picked up. These will ceryainly provide staff and survivors with some new working and relaxing amenities! Thanks to […]

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  • Survivor Snapshots

    Posted on August 26, 2014 by Laura Courtney in Blog.

      Here are some updates of our newest referrals and events of this month! Miranda – Miranda is our youngest new survivor. She is 18 years old and is currently living in a facility for youth and young adults. Our team  visits her regulalry and supplied her with materials for both her spiritual and physical recovery process. […]

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  • Getting the Word Out

    Posted on August 26, 2014 by Laura Courtney in Blog.

      by Karen Karpinski, Director of Education Picking up from where we left off in our last article with our T.A.P. acronym… Aftercare, the “A” in T.A.P., is one of the most vital elements of our work.  Our team consists of our Director, Derri Smith, who directs, supervises and provides support to the staff that […]

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  • ESTN Library Spotlight

    Posted on August 26, 2014 by Laura Courtney in Blog.

      By: Clarice Grooms, ESTN Librarian BOOK: Not In My Town AUTHORS: Dillon Burroughs and Charles Powel Not in Our Town  introduces readers to human trafficking in the United States as well as internationally.  It addresses the responsibility of businesses that display advertisements on billboards up and down the highways in the United State, real estate […]

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