In celebration of Women’s History Month, Women In Defense New England Shoreline Chapter has partnered with Safe Futures, Inc., formerly the Women’s Center of SE CT, for a toiletries collection drive.
Safe Futures is in need of new/unused TOILETRIES and HOUSEHOLD CLEANING ITEMS (unscented if possible).
Safe Futures also has an Amazon wish list: http://www.amazon/com/gp/registry/wishlist/27T9SACTZV4QU
Donation bins will be located in the following Electric Boat facilities from Monday, March 4th - Friday, March 29th:
New London - Tower A (Entrance from Garage) and Tower B (Main Entrance)
Groton - Bldg. 88 (Cafeteria) and Bldg. 820 (Mitchell Street Entrance)
Kings Highway - Lobby Entrance
Please join Women In Defense New England Shoreline Chapter in this worthwhile partnership and donate new/unused toiletries to Safe Futures.
About Safe Futures: Safe Futures operates two 24-hour hotlines, an emergency shelter, and transitional living programs for families working to rebuild lives shattered by domestic violence or sexual assault. Safe Futures also provides counseling and advocacy, case management, court support services, support groups, and educational programs for schools and community groups. All 21 cities and towns in New London County are served by the agency.
Safe Futures is part of the Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence (CCADV) and the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV). Safe Futures is also a Partner Agency of United Way and its programs are funded in part by the State of Connecticut’s Departments of Social Service, Mental Health and Addiction Services, the Office of Violence Against Women (OVW), and the Office of Victim Services, Judicial Branch.