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As hard as it may be to believe, slavery still exists today in the form of human trafficking. Human trafficking occurs worldwide, even in Ohio. Victims are subjected to sexual violence, rape, and other forms of abuse. Understanding the facts behind this issue is essential, as reporting human trafficking could very well save a life. Raising...
Stalking is a serious concern, one that is often a precursor to sexual assault and other acts of violence. To spread awareness of this important, yet commonly overlooked issue, January is designated as National Stalking Awareness Month. First introduced in 2004, this important initiative seeks to turn tragedy into action. What Should You Do If You...
Here at OneEighty, we often find ourselves on the frontline in facing some of the most serious issues in our community, including substance abuse and domestic violence. While our team performs amazing work, as a non-profit, we cannot accomplish this work on our own. Volunteers are our lifeblood — and you can make a vital difference in our work....
December 10 is Human Rights Day, a worldwide commemoration of the inalienable rights all human beings should be able to enjoy. Here at OneEighty, we strongly believe in this important initiative, knowing that everyone has a right to live free of violence and discrimination. Here is what you should know about this important commemoration. The...
The month of December is Universal Human Rights Month — meant to commemorate the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights by the United Nations General Assembly on December 10, 1948. At OneEighty, we strongly believe in the goals outlined by this document — that all people should have equal worth and rights, regardless of their...
Here at OneEighty, we believe that issues such as domestic violence and substance abuse are best counteracted by a community that is actively aware of and involved in confronting these challenges. Our prevention and education services are designed to address this important need. Our Involvement & Goals At OneEighty, we provide a wide range of...
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Domestic violence is a serious issue facing countless women and girls worldwide. In fact, it is estimated that at least one in three women worldwide will be the victim of sexual or physical violence, with intimate partners as the most frequent perpetrators. To address this important issue, The United Nations has designated November 25th as the...
Many of the most important mental health services don’t take place in a counseling session. Rather, they come as a result of the daily care offered by caregivers. With this in mind, November is National Family Caregivers Month. Here’s what you should know about this important effort celebrating those who selflessly give of themselves to care for...
Sexual assault, rape, and domestic violence are traumatic experiences. Victims and survivors often do not know what they should do, who to tell, and how to mentally and physically heal after such an event. Escaping from abuse may seem challenging, but it is possible with careful planning. Creating a Safety Plan If you are living with an abusive...
While June may be LGBTQ Pride Month, October marks another important commemoration for the LGBTQ community — Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) History Month. Here at OneEighty, we believe that helping others understand the meaning behind this commemoration can play an important role in ending hatred and discrimination. What is LGBT...
The College of Wooster, OneEighty Formalize Partnership for Sexual Violence and Harassment Trauma-Informed Services College students and employees will now have 24-hour access to OneEighty’s services By Author Melissa Anderson/Posted on October 11, 2019 WOOSTER, Ohio — The College of Wooster and...
Domestic violence is surprisingly commonplace, affecting millions of men and women. In fact, on average, nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner in the United States. During one year, this equates to more than 10 million men and women. Despite this, the issues surrounding abusive behaviors often go overlooked. That...
There are many people in our community who need help. One in three women and one in four men have experienced some form of domestic violence. Rates of substance abuse are on the rise. The need for mental health services is greater than ever. Even if you haven’t been directly affected by these issues, you can make an impact in your community by...
OneEighty is dedicated to the prevention of substance use disorder, including use, abuse, and addiction to vaping and all tobacco products WHAT IS VAPING?
•Inhaling and exhaling vapor produced by e-cigarettes, battery-powered device
•What are other names for e-cigarettes? E-cigs, vape pens, e-hookahs, e-pipes, tanks,...