Thriving Together: Survivors’ Mental Health Awareness & Well-Being Group

Online Event

Sessions feature expressive-arts activities, self-care practices, relaxation techniques, and guest speakers. HopeWorks’ survivor’s mental health awareness and wellbeing group, Thriving Together, is excited to host “Finding Joy While Living with Chronic Pain” with special guest Dr. Melissa Geraghty, Psy.D., from the U.S. Pain Foundation. Living with chronic pain presents unique challenges that can impact various […]

HopeWorks Health Advisory Board

Online Event

We work to address the chronic pain conditions experienced by survivors of sexual and intimate partner violence. Research has shown that physical, sexual, and psychological violence is linked to long-term health problems, including chronic pain conditions, like arthritis, fibromyalgia, lower back pain, migraines and chronic fatigue syndrome. Health Advisory Board members serve as resources of […]

LOVED: A Survivor Self-Care Circle for Black Women

Online Event

  In LOVED: A Survivor Self-care Circle for Black Women, we address “triple jeopardy;” the exploitation and oppression experienced by survivors who are Black women. Through engaging and creative activities, we cultivate self-love, beloved community, and strategies to address the root causes of violence. Sessions feature the use of transformative language arts techniques, creative expression, […]

LOVED: A Survivor Self-Care Circle for Black Women

Online Event

In LOVED: A Survivor Self-care Circle for Black Women, we address “triple jeopardy;” the exploitation and oppression experienced by survivors who are Black women. Through engaging and creative activities, we cultivate self-love, beloved community, and strategies to address the root causes of violence. Sessions feature the use of transformative language arts techniques, creative expression, guided […]

Preservation Circle

Online Event

All survivors are invited to attend Preservation, a peer-led self-care and support circle. Through engaging and creative activities, we cultivate continued courage, self-compassion, connection, learning and self-directed advocacy. Events, and topics vary. Past events have included workshops about emotional abuse, the effects of trauma on the body and arts-based stress relief techniques. This session will […]

Reclamation: A Support Group for Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse

Online Event

Cultivating Radical Self-love and Personal Power Reclamation is a peer-led support circle specifically for adult survivors of child sexual abuse. This is a space to cultivate radical self-love, personal power, and beloved community. Through poetry, connection, conversation, and the power of words we provide opportunities to reflect, be heard, validated, and to walk the healing […]

The Our Voice Board

Online Event

The Our Voice Board is HopeWorks’ organizing mechanism for survivors to build community, share insights and provide feedback on issues such as current events, and agency services or programs. Attendance is open to all survivors.   Click Here to Register!

Thriving Together: Survivors’ Mental Health Awareness & Well-Being Group

Online Event

Sessions feature expressive-arts activities, self-care practices, relaxation techniques, and guest speakers. Trauma, whether physical, emotional, verbal, or sexual, can have long-term effects on mental health. People who have experienced abuse or other trauma have a higher risk of developing a mental health condition, including depression, anxiety, or post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). During Thriving Together, survivors […]

Reclamation: A Support Group for Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse

Online Event

Cultivating Radical Self-love and Personal Power Reclamation is a peer-led support circle specifically for adult survivors of child sexual abuse. This is a space to cultivate radical self-love, personal power, and beloved community. Through poetry, connection, conversation, and the power of words we provide opportunities to reflect, be heard, validated, and to walk the healing […]

LOVED: A Survivor Self-Care for Black Women

Online Event

  In LOVED: A Survivor Self-care Circle for Black Women, we address “triple jeopardy;” the exploitation and oppression experienced by survivors who are Black women. Through engaging and creative activities, we cultivate self-love, beloved community, and strategies to address the root causes of violence. Sessions feature the use of transformative language arts techniques, creative expression, […]

24-Hour Sexual, Dating and Domestic Violence Helpline: (410) 997-2272

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9770 Patuxent Woods Dr., Suite 300

Columbia, MD, 21046

(410) 997-0304

info@hopeworksofhc.org