Greenwich Time 12.April.2018: Jennifer Willoughby, ex-wife of former White House staff secretary Rob Porter, who resigned after allegations he abused both of his ex-wives, will be the guest speaker at a May 10 luncheon at the Belle Haven Club.
Greenwich Time: 20.October.2017 - The YWCA Greenwich hosted a public workshop Friday to teach community members the signs of domestic violence, the town’s second most investigated crime.
Greenwich Time 11.October.2017: Bowing their heads as they held out lit candles, attendees at the YWCA Greenwich’s annual vigil took a moment of silence to honor those who have lost their lives to domestic violence.As each of the 14 names of Connecticut people killed in 2016 in a domestic situation was read aloud, a rose was placed in a vase until it was full, a solemn remembrance of the lives lost.
GREENWICH TIME 8.July.2017: It was after hours, but 24 Hopscotch employees remained, listening intently to a training session unlike any they likely envisioned at the start of their careers.“Salon professionals have a unique view into the personal lives of their clients,” said Meredith Gold, director of Domestic Abuse Services at the YWCA.
GREENWICH TIME, 7.June.2017: The YWCA Greenwich is asking men to take a stand against domestic violence on Father’s Day, June 18. “This initiative makes an important statement to the community about domestic violence and the role good men play in taking a stand against abuse,” said Mary Lee Kiernan, president and CEO of the YWCA Greenwich. Sign up at www.ywcagreenwich.org/menagainst.
Huffington Post: 21.April.2017 -- Indiana University is taking a big step toward combat sexual assault and violence against women on its campus. On Wednesday, the university released a new policy banning any prospective student who has a history of sexual assault or domestic violence from joining any of the school’s athletic programs.
8.16.2016 GHS Football trains to fight a new opponent