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19th Apr

2014

We are so grateful to our friends at All Souls Unitarian Church for adopting an apartment! Their sponsorship covers the cost of preparing a unit for a new family. Not only does it help create a warm and welcoming atmosphere, but it ...

18th Mar

2014

Power Shift

When “Marissa” moved into her apartment at Coburn Place, she was just 19 years old. She’s one of those people that on the outside is bold and strong, even a little intimidating at first. Once you get to know her, you realize she ...

22nd Feb

2014

charting success

When you support Coburn Place, you transform lives. Victims become survivors. Cycles of violence are shattered. That’s powerful work you’re doing – a power shift. Let’s chart it. One tactic of abusers is to use ...

19th Feb

2014

As you may or may not know, we’ve updated our mission statement. “Coburn Place empowers victims of intimate partner violence to live as survivors.” Those two words should jump out at you, even if they weren’t formatted in bold. ...

23rd Jan

2014

Most companies and organizations list a set of values on their website and possibly have them posted somewhere in their offices. At Coburn Place, we don’t just list our values; we live them. With input from staff and board, we ...

16th Jan

2014

A new year always brings with it the ability to wipe the slate clean and start fresh. It can be an exciting time to embrace new ideas and positive change. Or it can be a reminder of the unmet goals of the past and the challenges ahead ...

15th Dec

2013

We asked one of our adult residents to share her story with you. It’s a true account that’s, quite frankly, incredibly hard to hear.  Unbelievably so. But please stick around for the ending.  We promise you’re going to like ...

13th Oct

2013

“Dynamic Duo” is a fitting nickname for the volunteer wife and husband team of Debbie and Pat Spencer. They have put their time, talent and hearts into reaching out to the community to spread the mission of Coburn Place and garner ...

18th Sep

2013

After hearing the impressive presentation given by Butler intern Katie Clark a few weeks ago, we asked her to share her thoughts with us about her experience. Here’s what she sent to us. As a student of criminology and psychology at ...

20th Aug

2013

Our lives are like music.  We find our songs, practice them and share them with the world. When a song no longer suits our voice or needs, it is up to us to find the courage to sing and play a different tune. They may not be perfect ...