Tag: women

Women and Children Program

Cornerstone Manor is 24 hour emergency shelter for homeless women and children. In addition; we have two-year Transitional Housing Program and a Permanent Supportive Housing Program. We have 48 single units and 12 family units. All referrals can be faxed or e-mailed at the address information listed below to the attention of: Anna Isom, Compliance Manager.   Anna Isom, Compliance Manager Buffalo… Read more →

End violence against women and girls now

“States have an obligation to address violence against women. But we also need to change attitudes. One in three women is a victim of violence—but this is a men’s issue. Men are responsible for most of the threats and violence against women. Often, these men are close to the victims—fathers, husbands, boyfriends or supervisors.” UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Read more →

International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women and 16 Days of Activism

The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence is an international campaign which takes place each year, and runs from 25 November, (International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women), to 10 December (Human Rights Day), also encompassing other important key dates. The ‘16 Days Campaign’ is used as an organizing strategy by individuals and groups around the world… Read more →