Monthly Archives: May 2020

Tote Sale to Benefit DVSCP

By | 2020-05-04T09:46:43-04:00 May 4th, 2020|Categories: News|

Times are hard for everyone right now, but more so for those sheltering-in-place with an abuser. In an effort to help, local design firm Carlisle Design, Interiors and Consulting Group has been using their quarantine time to create the reusable cotton tote bag pictured below. The group is selling the bag in partnership with #ForGoodPA, to […]

Balzereit Foundation Awards DVSCP with $9,000 Grant

By | 2020-05-01T08:25:21-04:00 May 1st, 2020|Categories: News|

Carlisle, PA – May 1, 2020:  Domestic Violence Services of Cumberland & Perry Counties (DVSCP) was awarded a $9,000 grant from the Betty and Leo Balzereit Foundation.  Balzereit’s mission is to help alleviate the pain, neglect, and isolation that abused women and children as well as the homeless face. This grant will support DVSCP’s emergency shelter, […]

DVSCP During COVID-19

By | 2020-05-01T07:49:37-04:00 May 1st, 2020|Categories: News|

The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting all of us in various ways. With stay-at-home orders in effect and social distancing mandates across the nation, people are spending more time at home with family, in order to stay safe. But, what if home isn’t safe either?

With incidents of domestic violence expected to rise as the pandemic stretches on, DVSCP […]