domestic violence, Non-Profit Agency, Victim Service Agency, Violent Crime

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Violent Crime: The Lasting Impact

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month. Learn more about the connection and impact of Traumatic Brain Injury and Violent Crime!

domestic violence, Non-Profit Agency, Victim Service Agency

Go Orange this February!

Learn more about Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month!

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AVRC Services Spotlight: Crisis Intervention

The Arkansas Valley Resource Center (AVRC) offers many different services to assist the victims of violent crime in Bent, Crowley, and Otero Counties. Among these many invaluable services, AVRC offers 24-Hour Crisis Intervention support. Crisis Intervention is available to any survivors of violent crime, whether a crime has been reported to law enforcement or not;… Continue reading AVRC Services Spotlight: Crisis Intervention

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Sexual Abuse and the Culture of Silence

There has been a lot of recent discussion over the topic of sexual abuse, due in part to media attention being focused on what is occurring in Hollywood. Several women and men have come forward, sharing their experience with the “Culture of Silence”, wherein they were sexually abused, assaulted or harassed by someone in a… Continue reading Sexual Abuse and the Culture of Silence