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Posts Tagged ‘Alternatives to Violence’

DV Victims need a safe place

DV Victims need a safe place

            Group seeks to keep help close to home By Lynda M. Nielsen Posted: 11/01/2011 11:06:23 PM MDT Alternatives to Violence (ATV) is in its 29th year of serving victims of crime in Southern Larimer County. October was Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM). Our small, but mighty agency has been very, very busy with a 36 percent increase in clients needing services and unfortunately a 35 percent decrease in donations. ... Full Story

Year end giving? Consider ATV

Year end giving? Consider ATV

 

Sidewalk art in Loveland

Sidewalk art in Loveland

  Saturday, September 10: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.   Over 60 artists will be creating sidewalk art on 5th Street this coming Saturday. This first of its kind event in this area is a fundraiser for the Alternatives to Violence (ATV) Safehouse project. The sidewalks on both sides of 5th Street between Lincoln and Cleveland Avenues will be the canvasses for Pastel drawings. Come see the artists working and enjoy the music from the stage at the Loveland Museum/Gallery. Food venders will ... Full Story

Alternatives to Violence offers counseling

Alternatives to Violence offers counseling

The Survivors of Sexual Assault program at Alternatives to Violence (ATV) is committed to offering a wide variety of services to survivors and their loved ones. One way to begin the healing process is though therapy. Sexual assault can include stranger, acquaintance, family and intimate partner assault, all of which involve taking away the power of the victim. During therapy, you can start to find your inner strength to become empowered over your situation. Therapy is a place to learn ... Full Story

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Alternatives to Violence (ATV) the local agency pledged to help victims of Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence is pleased and honored to share three upcoming events. April is sexual assault awareness month, and Victims Rights Week. ATV is dedicated to offering information, resources, education and support for individuals/families/friends impacted by the violent Denim Day ~ is April 27, 2011, Wednesday “This day was created as a prevention and education campaign to bring awareness to one ... Full Story

First United Methodist Church of Loveland Christmas

First United Methodist Church of Loveland Christmas cantata

    First United Methodist Church of Loveland Christmas cantata: December 18, at 7 p.m. The First United Methodist Church of Loveland is hosting the very talented musicians of “First Snow” who will present Ghosts of Christmas Eve, a contemporary cantata featuring the music of the Trans Siberian Orchestra and the writing skills of Paul O’Neill. Ghosts of Christmas Eve is the story of man’s past, lost and then rediscovered by a gift of grace and circumstance. The orchestra ... Full Story

What is newsworthy in Loveland, Colorado?

This week a woman was sitting on a bus stop bench in downtown Loveland when a very intoxicated man approached and verbally attacked her with vile, ignorant language. The woman ran into the Alternatives to Violence office on Fourth Street with the man in pursuit, where he threatened and verbally attacked her and the staff. When he was asked to leave, he put his fist through the front office window. He stood threatening and bleeding on Fourth Street. Several Loveland Police  officers came and ... Full Story

ATV presents Casino Night at Ellis Ranch

ATV presents Casino Night at Ellis Ranch

Alternatives to Violence.org

Victim’s Advocate asks for your vote

As most of you know, I am a "victims advocate" for domestic violence and sexual assaults victims. All of you that know me personally, also know this has been my passion for nearly 10 years now. Most of you also know, my full time position is as an Allstate Insurance Agent. Allstate, in return, is a Huge sponsor and supporter of domestic violence programs. Attached is a link to vote for our Video. Please take just a few minutes to view this video and make a vote! I need your support, ... Full Story

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