Domestic Violence Awareness Month Tip #6 – Address Domestic Violence in the Workplace
Does your employer have a policy for workplace safety? Too many lives–and billions of dollars–are lost every year because of being unprepared. The Future Without Violence group has workplace resources that can help. Also, check out the Partnership for Prevention for more information.
Employers Against Domestic Violence, a non-profit coalition formed in MA in 1997, helps businesses, hospitals and large corporations (like Verizon) all over the country formulate workplace policies to deal with domestic violence issues.
A great resource for workplace seminars and workplace domestic violence support groups: The Business of Me started by survivor, blogger and activist Nancy Salamone.