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Using the Power of Your Voice!
How can you increase awareness this child abuse prevention month? Read about 6 ways you can help make a difference!
Child Abuse Prevention and Pride Month
Child abuse is a deeply distressing trauma that affect countless community members in Snohomish County and the rest of the country. However, there are several groups, including the LGBTQIA+ community, that faces uniquely challening experiences. Delve into the...
Strangulation Cases Increase
In our community, strangulation is often misunderstood as choking - but its cases have increased, and it's important we recognize that only 10% of lethal strangulations have physical markings. Don't be in the dark - #KnowTheDifference! Having an understanding of the...
Promoting Digital Safety!
Promote Digital Safety in your Youth! Social media has allowed us to connect with friends and family throughout global pandemics and more! While there are several positive impacts that we can discuss regarding social media, we cannot dismiss the fact that it can be a...
What is Child Grooming and How do you Prevent it?
Child grooming is a deliberate process by which offenders gradually initiate and maintain sexual relationships with victims in secrecy. – Darkness to Light 90% of child abuse victims are abused by someone they know and trust. Grooming of a child happens in stages to...
Be a Superhero for Victims of Child Abuse
Grab your capes! One of the best ways you can prevent child abuse is to use your greatest superpower, your voice. In honor of Child Abuse Prevention Month, it is time to learn how you can use your voice to help victims of child abuse and their families! 1 in 10 will...
Child Abuse Prevention in Black Communities
February is Black History Month – a time to honor, celebrate, and learn more about Black history and culture. This month, we would like to raise awareness for the disproportionate number of African American victims of child abuse and neglect. In 2014, African American...
6 Tips for Setting 2022 Goals
The New Year is upon us! For many, this means setting new goals and checking in on the goals they set last year. Setting goals is proven to have a positive effect on your mental health. Before you start setting your goals, reflect on your own life and how you would...
5 Ways Give Back this December
It’s the reason for the season! Happy Holidays from the Dawson Place family! One of our favorite ways to spend the holidays is giving back to the community. How are you supporting your community this month? Check out these 5 ways you can give back to your community...
Thank You from Dawson Place
In honor of Thanksgiving approaching, we would like to extend our gratitude to all who support Dawson Place. From the bottom of our hearts, we are thankful for each and every person, organization, and community member who has supported Dawson Place since we opened our...
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- Mukilteo Beacon: Kindness Rock Project coming to Mukilteo
- Snohomish Tribune: Painted rocks with messages of kindness to be spread around community
- Herald Net: Harper Lea, a dog who has helped with grief throughout the county, retires
My Everett News: Dawson Place Raising Awareness Of Child Abuse With Conversations At Everett Coffee Spots
News of Mill Creek: Amazon Local Love kicks off new program with Everett charity
My Everett News: Police Recruits Raising Money For Dawson Place In Everett
Mukilteo Beacon: Rotary event raises $64,000 for Dawson Place
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