pROGRAMS & Services
Provides education-child safety and prevention resources- support groups for women & teens-workshops-trainings.
Breathe Life Sister Circle (for women 18 and up)
Monthly women's dedicated to discussing varies topics self awareness, empowerment, physical, psychological, financial, parenting, and sexual abuse.
Breathe Life Teen Circle (for teens 13-18)
Monthly teen group dedicated to engaging teens in varies topics self awareness, empowerment, physical, psychological, financial, and sexual abuse.
Outreach initiative offered to elementary, middle, and high schools providing education and awareness on Teen Dating Violence, Cyberbully, Healthy Relationships, and Healthy Boundaries (K-5) .Students learn creative approaches on how to advocate against abuse in their schools and communities. The goal of Project SpeakOut is to teach students through education and awareness how to SpeakOUT when they see violence in their schools.
Speak-Out Mentoring Program
Provides high qualified mentors to support child domestic violence victims and child sexual abuse victims. mentors will provide additional support to youth participating in counseling and group therapy. assist youth with practicing skills learned in therapy sessions. Mentors will assist youth in their social, academic, and personal lives. Providing leadership, motivation, and positive role models to assist youth in building confidence, self esteem and becoming successful in their present and future lives.
Girl SpeakOut Summer Day Camp
Girl SpeakOUT day camp is a summer program designed to empower and build confidence of young girls. The purpose of Girl SpeakOut Camp is to motivate and empower young girls on personal development through the utilization of the arts. Through engaging, and enrichment activities Girl SpeakOut will help to boost confidence, build self esteem and self worth, and inspire girls to SpeakOut, and take on an active role in their schools and communities against all forms of violence. We are dedicated to inspiring and guiding girls 10-18 to self discover and develop the skills, knowledge, and confidence they need to consistently make informed life-choices from a place of self-knowledge, self-respect, and self worth.
Empowering People-Inspiring Communities (E.P.I.C)
The EPIC program is a case management service that will focus on strengthening and promoting equal and healthy family relations within the home. We provide confidential support services, safety planning, advocacy, and self-sufficiency to battered parents with abused and neglected children, the program successfully promotes safety for parents and children.
Operation SpeakOut provides Victim Assistance for basic needs and Christmas assistance for low income families, specifically families impacted by domestic violence and sexual abuse. We provide opportunities for donors and supporters to Sponsor a family during the christmas holidays.
***Refer a family using the referral form below. Christmas Assistance referrals are accepted between October 1st-December 1st. Referrals for basic needs are accepted all year long. ***
Operation SpeakOut accepts referrals all year long for Victim Assistance, and for Christmas Assistance from October 1st-December 1st.
StandUp-SpeakOut of North Carolina
mission & vision
To empower individuals we serve by providing advocacy and therapeutic support through Art Therapy for children and teens who are victims or witnesses to domestic violence and sexual abuse..
Art Therapy is the therapeutic use of art making through creative writing, spoken word/poetry, painting, sculpting, music, and dance. Through creating art and reflecting on the art products and processes, people can increase awareness of self worth while learning creative methods to manage symptom-related stress in conjunction with traumatic experiences..