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A Significant Moment Last Night

September 26, 2014 | BY Maile Zambuto | FILED UNDER JHF BLOG >
Like those of so many of you, my expectations for the NFL are for there to be deep and meaningful changes.
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1in6 Thursday: Strength in Numbers

So I was particularly pleased last week to travel to State College, Pennsylvania to mingle with local supporters of the recently formed Peaceful Hearts Foundation, an organization founded by Matthew and Kim Sandusky to support those who experienced childhood sexual abuse.
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Domestic Violence and Spiritual Abuse: Part 6

These are daunting obstacles to creating a safe, supportive environment so that our community members are safe and those aren’t can come forward and seek help. But there are practical steps that Christian leaders and congregation members should consider when dealing with domestic violence victims-survivors and offenders.
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1in6 Thursday: A Winning Play from the NFL

September 18, 2014 | BY 1in6org | FILED UNDER JHF BLOG >
The discussion also provides a unique opportunity to expand our understanding of how the complex, life-long impacts of sexual abuse, assault and interpersonal violence affect both men and women.
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1in6 Thursday: The Time Traveler

A week ago, I received the most amazing gift. I was offered the chance to travel back in time, by participating in a week-long camp for young boys that have experienced abuse.
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Self-Care for Trying Times and Triggering Experiences

September 11, 2014 | BY JHF | FILED UNDER JHF BLOG >
When we interact with our environment, it can awaken memories of a past experience—your own or a loved one’s—that can affect us in the moment. Here are some resources that can support you at this time and in your broader healing process.
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Time for Change: A Response to the Ray Rice Assault

Whether you are picking up the paper, watching the news or following the conversation on Twitter, it’s clear that all of us are searching for how to respond, for language to talk about these crimes, to express our feelings, and for what to do next. What we know for sure: it's time for change. And we know that change will only come when we all work together.
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1in6 Thursday: It's Time Colleges Addressed Childhood Sexual Abuse Too

With the college semester already underway - or fast approaching for universities following the quarter system-, survivor groups and campaigns on campus are busy at work promoting consent, bystander intervention, and resource education to incoming freshman and transfers.
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From 1in6: Progress in Pittsburgh!

My experience last week at the National Sexual Assault Conference (NSAC) in Pittsburgh convinced me there’s been a shift toward a widespread commitment to focus on helping the 1 in 6 men that have experienced childhood sexual abuse.
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1in6 Thursday: Gratitude

August 21, 2014 | BY 1in6org | FILED UNDER JHF BLOG >
This past week, I met with our attorneys for two and a half hours as we are again depending on their expertise and guidance as we embark on another exciting project. I was reminded as I sat across the table from Todd Schneider and Laura McGurty that their deep care and commitment to 1in6 and the men we serve makes our work possible.
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