The number of domestic violence cases are on the rise in the US. According to National Statistics, Domestic Violence Fact Sheet, 1 in 4 women and 1 in 9 men experience severe intimate partner physical violence, intimate partner contact sexual violence, and/or intimate partner stalking with impacts such as injury, fearfulness, post-traumatic stress disorder, use of victim services, contraction of sexually transmitted diseases, etc.
She is U’s Domestic Violence prevention program helps rehabilitat women affected by domestic violence by providing access to financial, physical & mental health resources. The program provides individualized case management services to provide recovery and rehabilitation support.
We offer individualized case management services to create recovery and rehabilitation plans for each participant. The rehabilitation plans cover three quadrants: Financial independence, Physical and Mental health.
Providing supportive services that include mental health, transitional housing, employment resources, and education. All while building self-esteem, improving relationships, and leading to a more fruitful life for survivors of domestic violence, sexual abuse, and sexual assault.
Founder and Executive Director– Shakina Rush
As a survivor, our founding President, Shakina Rush, has first-hand experience of domestic violence, sexual abuse, and sexual assault. Shakina has dedicated her life to spreading awareness and supporting women looking for solutions and overcoming their circumstances. Now, with the goal of changing lives, Shakina is applying her skills and passion to those impacted by the same traumas she has faced.