Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

Each year, Peace House sponsors a domestic violence awareness event called, “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes”.   This men’s march against domestic violence attracts passionate marchers from as far away as Oklahoma.  This year, we had an amazing turn out of first responders from both Wasatch and Summit counties.  These folks know first hand about […]

Pinwheels for child abuse prevention at the Peace House in Park City, Utah

Look for Pinwheel Gardens in Kamas and Park City and Pinwheel Pots in Heber.  April celebrates three important awareness themes.  Sexual Assault Awareness month which is represented with teal, Child Abuse Prevention month which is represented with blue and Victims of Crime Rights week which is represented with pink.  We have brought these three themes […]

Domestic Violence is a public health issue

Violence is a public health issue Domestic Violence is a serious public health and safety issue, not a private family matter. It has a ripple effect on families, communities, and globally. Nationally, the estimated costs of Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) exceed $5.8 billion each year. This includes costs of medical care, mental health services, and […]