Take Back the Night

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Spring Fashion Show

Spring Fashion Show presented by Body Essentials Benefiting Safe Haven Sunday, April 6, 2014 4:30 pm at Body Essentials Tickets available at Safe Haven and Body Essentials A $10 donation reserves your seat Limited seating….get your tickets soon!! Safe Haven PO Box 665, 380 Lakeland Rd. Shawano, WI 54166 (24 hour Emergency Shelter) help@shawanoshelter.org 24 Hour […]

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Fall Winter Newsletter

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Who We’ve Helped

Safe Haven Facts SAFE HAVEN opened an emergency shelter for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault on February 11, 2002. By 9:00 am that day, the first family arrived in shelter. 2009 · The shelter provided safe housing for 71 women and 75 children · Answered 3,451crisis/information calls (3,042 women, 409 men) · Completed […]

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Power and Control

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Consent

-Consent is a mutual agreement, between those legally able to engage in sexual contact. -Consent is freely and actively given. The legal age of consent for sexual contact is 16. -The legal age of consent for sexual intercourse is 18. If an 18 and a 16 year-old have consensual sex, the 18 year-old may be […]

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Sexual Assault: Things to Think About

·        You have the right to set limits. ·        Communicate your limits clearly. ·        Trust yourself. If a situation doesn’t feel right, get out! ·        Do not condone sex-role stereotypes. ·        Speak up when you hear others joke or talk about their sexual conquests. Let others know where you stand. ·        Drugs and alcohol impair […]

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Sexual Assault: What to do After an Assault

· Get to a safe place and call the police, a friend, family member or SAFE HAVEN of Shawano County at (715) 526-3421 or 1-888-303-3421. · SAFE HAVEN support services are confidential and free of charge. · Do not shower, bathe, douche or destroy any of the clothing you were wearing at the time of […]

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Violence Quiz: How is your Relationship?

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Rules for Fighting

The main purpose of a discussion when there are two opposing points of view is to have the other person understand your opinion and your feelings.  Total agreement is not necessary but understanding must be there for successful resolution.  Therefore, these rules for fair fighting center around stating your feelings in a way that will […]

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