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Women's Center of Greater Danbury

Domestic Violence Hotline: (203) 731-5206
Sexual Assault Hotline: (203) 731-5204

Women's Center in the News

June 2017

Cultural Alliance of Western CT hosts Open Mic Night

Dine at Gallo this weekend & support The Women's Center

State Legislature passes bill to strengthen domestic violence laws

May 2017

Cultural Alliance of Western CT Pairs Writers with Art Exhibits @287 Gallery

Danbury women’s shelter plan advances

Cultural Alliance of Western CT Pairs Writers with Art Exhibits @287 Gallery

The Women's Center Hosts FREE Court Advocacy Workshop on Thursday

Danbury Women’s Center seeking applicants for its crisis intervention classes

Women's Center Hosts Free Divorce Support Workshop on Thursday

Women's Center Holds Campus Safety Lecture at the Bethel Public Library

Women's Center Spring Direct Service Volunteer Training Available

April 2017

Giving Thanks: Women’s Center thanks law enforcement — and others

Step Up Against Sexual Assault

Class warns teens about “red flags” on human trafficking

Generous Bidder Donates $800 to Danbury’s Women’s Center to Sit-In on ‘The Ethan and Lou Show’

The Women's Center Gala Raises More Than 200K & Honors Local Law Enforcement

Danbury Women’s Center to honor local law enforcement

I’m Going to Co-Host the Women’s Center of Greater Danbury’s Annual Gala to Help Fight Domestic Violence

March 2017

Clothesline Project: Bringing Awareness to Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault

Letter: Community comes together to empower girls

Women’s Center Honors Law Enforcement at Gala

Trauma Conscious Yoga Class at Yoga Dimensions in Newtown Benefits The Women's Center

Newtown Co-Workers Make A Difference At Women's Center Of Danbury

Danbury factory site could be home to women’s housing

Women's Center Offers Divorce Support for Parents and Children

February 2017

Women's Center Offers FREE Healing Yoga Class on Thursdays

Women’s Center Honors Law Enforcement at Gala on April 7

The Women's Center Spotlights Education at 9th Annual Hearts of Hope Breakfast

January 2017

Women’s Center of Greater Danbury to host breakfast

Domestic violence reports increase in state in 2016

The Women’s Center receives donation from Ridgefield Chorale

Cultural Alliance of Western CT & The Women's Center Join Forces to Increase Awareness of Domestic Violence

Women's Center Hearts of Hope Breakfast Honors Barbara Cottingham & Lynne Phillips

Women’s Center of Greater Danbury to run domestic violence, sexual assault training sessions

Annual breakfast in February for Women’s Center

December 2016

Alcohol problems decline at WCSU; reporting on dating violence launched

Ridgefield Businesses Join Forces to Help Abused Women at Ladies Night Out

Women's Center Of Greater Danbury Welcomes Attorney To Board

November 2016

New Milford stylists receive domestic violence education

Experts Give Bethel Area Parents Advice On Sexting, Healthy Relationships

October 2016

Newtown hair studio raises money to support domestic violence victims

Healthy relationships: Talking to your kids

Students At Danbury's WestConn March On Campus To Stop Sexual Violence

WCSU students take pledge vs. sexual violence

Tuesday night candlelights in Danbury to stop domestic violence

Advocates decry probation in Bethel case

State battles child trafficking

Klickers Hair Studio to Host Annual Cut-a-Thon to Benefit Women's Center

New Milford football players participate in ‘Safe Walk’

Parenting forum about sexting coming to Ridgefield library

Parenting the #Selfie Generation Series talks Sexting & Hooking Up on November 1

Hundreds Participate in SafeWalk to Support The Women's Center

September 2016

Spread awareness about domestic and sexual violence

Western Connecticut State Football Organizes Food Drive

Danbury athletes join prevention effort

The Women's Center Offers Classes for Teens Beginning October 5

Rotary Club Of Ridgefield Gives Grant To Danbury Woman’s Center

Since 2000, 231 killed by intimate partners in Connecticut

Women's Center Gears Up for 10th Annual SafeWalk

Police: Rape cases down sharply in 2016

Fairfield County Bank Insurance Services Earns $1,750 for the Women's Center

August 2016

The Women's Center interactive workshop Act Out educates & informs SPHERE members

The Women's Center Particpates in Annual "Birdies for Charity" Program

The Women's Center is currently hiring part-time Residential Counselors

July 2016

Women's Center of Greater Danbury - Fall Direct Service Training

Women's Center Gears Up for 10th Annual SafeWalk

‘Anyone can be abused; everyone deserves support’

The Women's Center is Benefiting Charity of Brookfield's Dancing Stars Charity Gala

ASC Gives Back. Raises Money for The Women’s Center of Greater Danbury

June 2016

Toddlers, the elderly & everyone in between: The Women's Center can help

May 2016

Registration now open for Direct Service Volunteer Training at The Women's Center

April 2016

April 22-27, 2016: Spotlight and Singin’ In The Rain

On Stage in Ridgefield on Sunday: African-American Women Throughout History

Women's Center Honors Praxair at Tonight's 14th Annual Gala

March 2016

11 questions that can save a life

Loophole allows rapists to claim parental rights

Your Old Cell Phone Could Save a Woman’s Life

WCSU to Celebrate Women’s History Month with Full Day Program

Donate Your Old Cell Phone & Support The Women's Center

February 2016

The Women's Center Annual Gala Planned for Friday, April 8  

Praxair proudly supports the Women’s Center

We’re here to talk about it, sexting that is

Kaitlin Roig-DeBellis shares hope, courage & love during fundraising breakfast for the Women's Center

January 2016

Women's Center Hearts of Hope Breakfast Planned for February 3

October 2015

Nearly 1,000 walk to end domestic violence

Tremendous Turnout & Support for Safe Walk Benefiting the Women's Center

Moms, Tigers reprise roll in Safewalk

Walk to End Domestic Violence tomorrow at the Danbury Fair Mall

September 2015

Walk to End Domestic Violence on October 4 at the Danbury Fair Mall

Get a New Look for a Good Cause at the Cut-A-Thon fundraiser for the Women's Center

August 2015

Walk to End Domestic Violence on October 4 at the Danbury Fair Mall

Women’s Center awarded $20,000 from Fairfield County’s Community Foundation

July 2015

Women’s Center of Greater Danbury gets $10K grant

Women's Center Receives 8K Grant from Petit Family Foundation

Appreciates Sen. Boucher’s support of restraining order bill

June 2015

Police: Half Of Local Domestic Abuse Responses Involve ‘High Danger’ Threat

Women’s Center of Greater Danbury

Learn about how you can be part of the 2015 SafeWalk benefiting The Women's Center

April 2015

Doggie Fun Zone Benefitting Women's Center of Greater Danbury

The Women's Center Celebrates 40 Years of Service with Grand Gala

The Mary Kay Foundation: Shelter Grant Applications Open!

February 2015

Don't Miss "She's Beautiful When She's Angry" on Feb. 25

Kathy Graham honored by Women’s Center

AIM dance performance to aid women's center

'She's Beautiful When She's Angry': Film charts women's lib movement

Spring Volunteer Training Session at the Women's Center

Hopeful Hearts & Changed Lives: The Women's Center Celebrates 40 Years & Honors Kathy Graham

The Palace Danbury & The Women's Center unite during Women's History Month

January 2015

Yoga Dimensions To Support Women's Center

Yoga at Yoga Dimensions in Newtown benefits The Women's Center

"I Am OKAY" group open to seniors

Be part of the soolution & help the Women's Center stop the violence in 2015

I Am OK! Reclaiming Your Self-esteem Support Group

December 2014

Photos: Healthy Relationships

November 2014

Anxiety Support Group Meets in New Milford Next Month

October 2014

Sunrise Rotary helps center, pantry

Drop in crime welcome, but some areas still need work

Avon donates $20,000 to local women's center

Rotary Sunrise in "SafeWalk"

Ridgefield football team to join Sunday's domestic violence awareness walk

Ridgefield High football team joining Women's Center of Greater Danbury Safe Walk

The Women's Center Plans Events for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

September 2014

State hot line helps Spanish-speaking abuse victims find help

Murph's Turf: Football players, moms to walk in right direction

Salsa day in Danbury to benefit Women's Center

Women's Center receives $20K for domestic violence program

Dance a day away for the Women's Center of Greater Danbury

Fall Volunteer Training Session at the Women's Center

Salsa day (and night) in Danbury

Salsa for the Women's Center

Danbury Women's Center Will Present to Ridgefield Sunrise Rotary on Sept. 2

August 2014

The Women's Center presents Fall "Project Be" Program Girls Groups

Local Photographer Donates Proceeds of Photo Shoots to Women's Center

The Women's Center Offers Fall Support Groups

July 2014

Did you know? The Women's Center Educates

Women's Center "SafeWalk" Kick Off Meeting Planned

Want to be part of the Women's Center "Community Education" Team?

HamletHub Happy Hour Supports The Women's Center

June 2014

The Women's Center is Having a FUNdraiser at Gallo Ristorante on June 19

April 2014

Shelter services need bolstering

March 2014

Danbury-area residents played key roles in quest for equal rights for women

The Women's Center plans "Carnival" themed Gale for April 4

Western talks about sexual assault

No room at the shelter

Virginia Young to be Honored by Women's Center of Greater Danbury at 12th Annual Gala

Local women influential in quests for equality


Press Releases

5/2/17

Danbury, Connecticut

Spring Direct Service Volunteer Training Session

4/19/17

Danbury, Connecticut

Women’s Center Honors Law Enforcement Partners at Gala

2/22/17

Danbury, Connecticut

Women’s Center Honors Law Enforcement at Gala

1/17/17

Danbury, Connecticut

Ridgefield Chorale Raises $3,500 for Women's Center

1/10/17

Danbury, Connecticut

Cultural Alliance of Western Ct's call to artists in support of Women's Center's efforts to increase awareness of domestic violence

12/2/16

Danbury, Connecticut

Winter Volunteer Training Session at the Women’s Center

10/31/16

Danbury, Connecticut

Women’s Center Educates Community During Domestic Violence Awareness Month

9/12/16

Danbury, Connecticut

Everyone Deserves a SAFEWALK!

3/28/16

Danbury, Connecticut

Women's Center Offers Spring Support Groups

3/3/16

Danbury, Connecticut

Women’s Center Joins NO MORE Challenge on Crowdrise

2/25/16

Danbury, Connecticut

“Projecto Tu” for Hispanic Girls at the Women’s Center

2/23/16

Danbury, Connecticut

“Project Be” Girls Groups at the Women’s Center

2/1/16

Danbury, Connecticut

Divorce Support Group for Children & their Parents

11/2/15

Danbury, Connecticut

“The Hunting Ground” Screening at WCSU

9/15/15

Danbury, Connecticut

Everyone Deserves a SAFEWALK!

9/8/15

Danbury, Connecticut

Women's Center Offers Fall Support Groups

8/4/15

Danbury, Connecticut

Women’s Center awarded $20,000 from Fairfield County’s Community Foundation

7/16/15

Danbury, Connecticut

Petit Family Foundation Awards Grant to Women's Center

3/23/15

Danbury, Connecticut

The Women’s Center Celebrates 40 Years of Service at Annual Gala

3/2/15

Danbury, Connecticut

“Project Be” Girls Groups at the Women’s Center

2/10/15

Danbury, Connecticut

Spring Volunteer Training Session at the Women's Center

11/3/14

Danbury, Connecticut

Women's Center Offers Winter Anxiety Workshop in New Milford

9/9/14

Danbury, Connecticut

Everyone Deserves a SAFEWALK!

8/21/14

Danbury, Connecticut

Fall Volunteer Training Session at the Women's Center

8/18/14

Danbury, Connecticut

Women's Center Offers Fall Support Groups

8/12/14

Danbury, Connecticut

"Project Be" Girls Groups at the Women's Center

6/24/14

Danbury, Connecticut

$16,500 grant sustains local women's empowerment series

4/2/14

Danbury, Connecticut

Women's Center Offers Spring Support Groups

3/10/14

Danbury, Connecticut

Virginia Young to be Honored by Women's Center at 12th Annual Gala

2/25/14

Danbury, Connecticut

Women's Center Offering Spring "Project Be" Groups

2/4/14

Danbury, Connecticut

"Open House" st the Women's Center

1/29/14

Danbury, Connecticut

Women's Center Schedules Spring Volunteer Certification Class

1/14/14

Danbury, Connecticut

Women's Center Annual Breakfast February 5th

1/13/14

Danbury, Connecticut

Celebrate Women's History Month with the Women's Center


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Winter 2016 

Fall 2015

Special Gala Edition

Spring 2015

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September 2014

June 2014

March 2014

November 2013

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May 2013

January 2013

November 2012

August 2012

 

Location & Contact

Women's Center of Greater Danbury 
2 West Street
Danbury, Connecticut 06810
E-mail: womenscenter@wcogd.org

Counseling/Administrative Headquarters:
Ph: (203) 731-5200
Fax: (203) 731-5207

Local Hotlines:
Domestic Violence Hotline: (203) 731-5206
Sexual Assault Hotline: (203) 731-5204

National Domestic Violence Hotline:
1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
1-800-787-3224 (TTY)

 

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