Huffington Post: Financial Abuse Takes Heavy Toll on Domestic Violence Survivors

In a recent article,  Huffington Post contributor Melissa Jeltsen talks about a recent study from Rutgers University that examines the impact of financial abuse on domestic violence survivors. The article explores the emerging understanding that financial literacy should not be viewed as a luxury or secondary service but a key part of a survivor’s long-term safety Read more about Huffington Post: Financial Abuse Takes Heavy Toll on Domestic Violence Survivors[…]

Family Justice Community News- July 2014

Family Justice Community News By Susun Kim, Executive Director (July 2014)   In July, we started our first cooking classes at the Family Justice Center.  “Cooking  Matters” is a free series of bilingual cooking and nutrition workshops designed to  teach participants to shop smarter, make healthier choices and cook delicious  meals. Founded in 1993, Cooking Matters is a nationally Read more about Family Justice Community News- July 2014[…]

Press Release: Safety and Healing of Abuse Victims Supported by Kaiser Permanente

Safety and Healing of Abuse Victims Supported by Kaiser Permanente July 8, 201 For Immediate Release Press Contact 510-985-4949 Susun Kim, skim@wccfjc.org   Richmond, CA — West Contra Costa residents experiencing family violence or sexual assault are one step closer to having a warm and welcoming one-stop service center.  The building of a permanent home Read more about Press Release: Safety and Healing of Abuse Victims Supported by Kaiser Permanente[…]

Family Justice Center hosts ‘Cooking Matters’ classes in July

This is the last call to register for the FREE six week Cooking Matters class. Child care is provided!!    All classes will be provided in English and Spanish. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity. COOKING MATTERS Learn how to prepare fast, delicious and healthy meals on a budget   Come join us for 6 FREE cooking classes!  Practice Read more about Family Justice Center hosts ‘Cooking Matters’ classes in July[…]