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Aroma Lockets

Verity is truly blessed to have such a wonderful community of collaborators! One of our volunteer Crisis Line Counselors has embarked on an awesome locket-making project in which she will sell lockets with essential oils to raise money for Verity and give lockets to those…


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Seminar for Parents and Guardians: How to Talk to Your Children About Consent and Sexual Assault

Our kids have access to information and media about sex and relationships earlier than ever before. That’s why we’re hosting our own seminar about “the talk!” This seminar is free and will be suitable for parents and guardians of children of all ages. Kids are…


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North Bay Women in Music Benefit for Verity

We are very excited to be one of two beneficiaries of an upcoming awesome weekend of music! Read more about this upcoming event online and buy your tickets here and get more information from the Facebook event! Read on for excerpts from an excellent article…


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Screening of “The Rape of Recy Taylor” in Sebastopol

The Rape of Recy Taylor A Benefit for Verity Thu, Mar 29 7pm To Purchase Tickets Click HERE Recy Taylor, a 24-year-old black mother and sharecropper, was gang-raped by six white boys in 1944 Alabama. Common in Jim Crow South, few women spoke up in fear…


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FREE Screening of the Mask You Live In

  Join us on April 11th for a free screening of The Mask You Live In, a documentary on masculinity its effects on boys in America. Do you think American masculinity is harming our boys, men, and society at large? Do you want to learn…


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2017 Fundraising Breakfast Cancelled

We cannot, in good conscience, devote the time, money, and people-power necessary to putting on a fundraiser when our communities need that time, money, and people-power for far more pressing needs. Thank you so much for standing by us with this decision, which is made…


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Crianza con Su Niño(a) Después de un Trauma

Crianza con Su Niño(a) Después de un Trauma un grupo mensual para padres y cuidadores Los niños necesitan apoyo adicional después de experimentar el trauma de abuso sexual, y es posible que se desarrollen comportamientos y emociones difíciles.  Los padres y cuidadores también necesitan apoyo…


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Parenting a Child Who Has Experienced Trauma

Parenting a Child Who Has Experienced Trauma a monthly skills and support group for parents and caregivers Children who have experienced the trauma of sexual abuse need extra support and may develop challenging behaviors and emotions.  Parents and caregivers also need support and guidance to…


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SAVE THE DATE: Verity’s Third Annual Fundraising Breakfast

Cultivating Empowered Communities Cultivando Comunidades Capacidades Save the date! Verity is hosting our third annual fundraising breakfast to support and grow our Prevention Education Department! A huge part of our mission is to ensure that sexual violence is not perpetrated or tolerated in our community,…


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Sex Ed Classes for Latina Women

We are hosting a two-part series of Spanish speaking classes in Santa Rosa, Sonoma, and Petaluma for adult Latina women. We will discuss sex, personal boundaries, and how to communicate with your partner about these topics. We will also cover sexual health issues like protection…


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