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September 30th, 2013
Posted in Mission Moments

I Work at Safe Connections

“Whenever I tell a group of people I work at Safe Connections and what we do, without fail, at least one person will share a story about abuse or violence in his or her life. It happened again this weekend. I was chatting with a woman new to the area. Immediately, her voice lowered and Read More…

July 30th, 2009
Posted in Mission Moments

Angie’s Story

Angie* grew up in an unsafe home where the main rule was, “Don’t upset Mom.” If mom got upset, Angie’s stepdad doled out the beatings. Angie married and left home as soon as she could manage it. Unfortunately, the charming high school boyfriend Angie selected for a husband slowly changed from charming to controlling to Read More…