September 20, 2017

It’s Okay To Cry

At The Haven Retreat, I finally learned it's okay to cry. It’s okay to let all those bottled emotions out. I finally found out why...

September 15, 2017

Victor Not A Victim

"I am a victor and not a victim. I am courageous, strong, and a warrior."- Sammi, Survivor- Losing my innocence at the age of six...

September 11, 2017

I Now Can Fly

I was at my breaking point. I had thrown all of my being into being a mom, but I had never dealt with my past....

September 5, 2017

I Have Reclaimed Hope

"I’m no longer ashamed to be part of the 1 in 4 statistic. Instead I’m a fighter."- Beth, Survivor- The thought that I was sexually...

August 30, 2017

I Stand Strong and Immovable

"I now stand strong and immovable."- Ramona, Survivor- I felt I was strong and could put this stuff behind me. I told myself it didn’t...

August 15, 2017

My Smile Is No Longer My Shield

"My journey began at this retreat and I am reinvigorated for life's lessons." -Margaret, Survivor- Smiling was my coping mechanism, as people don't tend to...