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ACTION OHIO Coalition For Battered Women does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, disability, and age in the delivery of services.

ACTION OHIO Coalition For Battered Women does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, disability, and age in employment practices.

Complaints alleging discrimination by ACTION OHIO may be filed with the Ohio Civil Rights Commission (888 278-7101) or the federal Office of Justice Programs – Office of Civil Rights (202 307-0690) if the number of ACTION employees is four or more.

If ACTION has fewer than four employees, complaints may be filed with the Board of Directors, who will then create a grievance committee to review and resolve the problem issue/s. For Board contact person, call 614 825-0551.


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ACTION OHIO is a member of the Kroger Community Rewards Program.  Enroll today and help ACTION OHIO reach out to domestic violence survivors with emotional support, resource information, personal advocacy and community referrals 
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Students' Knowledge About Services Addressing Campus Sexual Assault/Violence

This survey has been created by ACTION OHIO Coalition For Battered Women in an effort to assess students’ knowledge about campus services for sexual assault victims. This survey is also related to nationwide research indicating that campuses may have gaps in services or access to services for sexual assault victims.

Please participate in this survey by clicking below link. Thank you.

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$1800 Needed for Battered Victim – Can you help?

Domestic violence victim injured and suffered a concussion and bruises at the hands of a family member. She was unable to work immediately after the assault and earn her paycheck, needed to pay her rent, for the apartment that is home to her and her two kids. Now back on the job she can keep up with current costs but eviction proceedings are continuing. She needs $1800 to pay back rent and attorney’s fees. Can you help with a contribution?

Send check payable to ACTION OHIO to 5900 Roche Drive, Suite 445, Columbus OH 43229 or call 614 825-0551 if you’d like to donate in cash.

Are you employed in a big business? Would 10, 20 or 30 co-workers agree to chip in to help? Whatever is collected will be given to this victim to help her keep her home.

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ACTION OHIO Coalition For Battered Women is a statewide domestic violence coalition, founded in 1976 by members of The Council of Ohio YWCAs. First formed to foster the development of DV shelters and quality services for victims in Ohio, ACTION OHIO continues to support the work of local agencies in a variety of ways, as well as represent their best interests within state government.

ACTION OHIO serves DV victims and their families through its resource and referral service and its annual public awareness event in October, National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

ACTION OHIO reaches out to build collaborative relationships with many organizations in an effort to heighten awareness of domestic violence and to encourage the involvement of professionals across disciplines to help stop violence.

ACTION OHIO seeks to work with members of the business community, to ensure that victims and their co-workers will be safe and productive on the job. By learning about domestic violence, including its impact on the workplace, employers will be able to develop a safety plan for the workplace.

ACTION OHIO members include individuals whose lives have been touched by violence, DV shelters and programs, related organizations that serve victims and their families, family and community focused nonprofit agencies, governmental entities and members of the business and legal communities.

All are concerned about family and community violence and committed to doing their part to stop violence in homes, schools and the workplace.

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5900 Roche Dr., Suite 445, Columbus, OH 43229 | Phone 614.825.0551 | Toll Free 1.888.622.9315 | Fax 614.825.0673 | E-mail actionohio@wowway.biz