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Climate Change Expected to Increase Violence Against Women

Climate Change Expected to Increase Violence Against Women

A new study reports the effects of climate change are causing an increase in violence against women and young girls. The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) reveals rape, domestic violence, and forced marriages...
New Legislation Protects Domestic Violence Survivors and Their Pets

New Legislation Protects Domestic Violence Survivors and Their Pets

The Pets and Women Safety (PAWS) Act was signed into law earlier this month as part of the 2018 Farm Bill. The new law expands upon existing protections for domestic violence survivors to include...

$120,000 Grant Helps Domestic Violence Sufferers and Their Pets Find Safe Shelter

Leading German multinational pharmaceutical manufacturer Bayer has launched a new initiative called Grants Fur Families, which provides funding to domestic violence shelters. The program supports those escaping physical, mental, and emotional abuse, ensuring their pets...