Monthly Archives: December 2015

Breaking Through the Silent Night

By |December 22nd, 2015|

Santa knows how important the Victim's Assistance Center of Jefferson County is, and he never leaves them off his list. This year, Watertown Chrome Divas partners with Santa in delivering donations that the Center always could use. Santa and Mrs. Claus want to make sure the victims have support.

Local Organizations Joined Together to Take A Stand Agains Domestic Violence

By |December 11th, 2015|

On October 29, staff from Jefferson Community College, the Victims Assistance Center, Lewis County Opportunities, and St. Lawrence Valley Renewal House joined together to Take A Stand against domestic violence. Participating agencies collaborated in presenting the Beating Hearts: Stories of Domestic Violence art exhibit. In addition, a remembrance vigil was held in honor of those who have suffered abuse […]

JB Robinson Collects 200 Plush Bears and Dogs for VACJC

By |December 11th, 2015|

Christa from JB Robinson in the Watertown Salmon Run Mall coordinated with regional stores to collect over 200 plush bears and dogs for the Victims Assistance Center. These animals will be given to the children who we see in our programs this holiday season.

Many thanks to Christa, and each of the affiliated stores, for thinking of our […]

These Hands Weren’t Meant for Hurting People

By |December 3rd, 2015|

In recognition of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Victims Assistance Center asked local 7th grade students to participate in the “These Hands Weren’t Meant For Hurting” project. The intention of the project is to remind youth to be respectful and kind to one another.

The accompanying photos showcase the class who ended the month […]