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Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Task Forces and Teen PeaceWorks groups across our communities have been busy during October building awareness about domestic violence and support for DVCC programs. The ... Read more

Kudos To Two Football Teams

With the fallout from the Ray Rice scandal still swirling around the country, it is encouraging to know that two of our local high school ... Read more

A PeaceWorks Summer

When five-year-old Joey* made a paper flower and gave it to his sister as a way of apologizing for breaking something she had made, PeaceWorks ... Read more

PeaceWorks At SoNo Day Out

PeaceWorks educators and DVCC staff members brought PeaceWorks to hundredsof community residents who attended SoNo Day Out on a beautiful Saturday in Norwalk's Ryan Park. ... Read more

Former Naval Pilot Volunteers With PeaceWorks Puppets

Tom Cody loved the several years he spent in the U.S. Navy, both on board ship and as a post WorldWar II naval pilot, and ... Read more

Teen PeaceWorks Create Awareness

DVCC Teen PeaceWorks groups in our local schools came up with some creative ways to raise awareness about teen dating violence this year, including making ... Read more

The Perils of ‘Puppy Love’ Bring Teen Dating Violence to the Forefront

“We ask kids, ‘What is respect? Is it okay to have someone tell you what to eat, how you should eat?’ We want to empower them to think, ‘I don’t deserve to be treated that way.’” ... Read more

Teen PeaceWorks Leadership Training

Eleven teens from high schools in Stamford, Darien, Westport and Wilton recently devoted three evenings to learning more about the issue of teen dating violence ... Read more

Teen Support for DVCC

The DVCC continues to enjoy wonderful support from young people in our communities, whether through Teen PeaceWorks or other groups and individuals who raise funds ... Read more

Teen Dating

The prevalence of abuse in teenage dating relationships has increasingly become a source of concern for students, parents, school personnel and social service providers. PeaceWorks ... Read more

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