Harmony House is proud to join the area Credit Unions as well as Help Give Hope for the 21st Annual Benefit Tournament on September 15, 2017. Click here for registration and sponsorship information.
On Friday, October 27th Harmony House is hosting the second iCare event. Join people throughout the community who will be taking the “iCare” pledge by wearing a symbolic black eye to raise awareness of the domestic violence problem in our community and raising funds for Harmony House to help save lives.
Domestic violence is not a problem that can be kept hidden any longer. The secret is out; thousands of people in the Ozarks are trying to leave and have no place to go.
On October 27 help us change that.
Want to help? You can! We would love for you or your business to partner with us for iCare. Contact Esther at firstname.lastname@example.org to find out how.
Join Harmony House and City Utilities for the Halloween Hustle on Saturday, October 28, 2017. Sponsorship’s are currently available, click here to find out how you can support survivors of domestic violence and meet potential new customers. Watch our Facebook page for updates at https://www.facebook.com/TheHalloweenHustle/
Domestic violence in Springfield continues to get worse, but community leaders are fighting back. Read on to learn what’s going on locally, and find out how you can help make a difference.
The crisis line rang at 11:21 a.m. Brenda Johnson, an advocate at Springfield’s only domestic violence shelter, picked up the phone. “Can you tell me about your situation?” she asked the caller. Johnson, a survivor herself, listened and took notes “How long? … Two children and pregnant? He doesn’t feel like the child is his?”
The News-Leader coverage on domestic violence. Janice Gehrke was at a Renaissance Festival in Kansas City last fall when she learned that her ex-husband had been arrested again. Her ex, Greg Marvin, had been charged with first-degree assault and armed criminal action for allegedly shooting a man multiple times in the parking lot of Bass […]
It may be a little too wet to grill outside this weekend, but you can still get your barbeque fix at the annual Rock’n Ribs Barbeque Festival in Springfield. This is the 18th year for the Kansas City BBQ Society’ Sanctioned event in Springfield. More than 70 teams from all over the country will be […]
News-Leader Photography Contest. The second annual Springfield News-Leader “Best of 2016 Photo Show” to benefit Harmony House Family Violence Prevention Center takes place during the March First Friday Art Walk, Friday March 3rd from 5:30 to 8:00pm upstairs at Springfield Brewing Company, 301-305 S. Market. “The News-Leader has a strong commitment, in our editorial agenda, […]
The ribbon has been cut and finishing touches are underway as Springfield’s domestic violence shelter gets set to open a new facility around Highway 65 and Battlefield.
KSPR – Harmony House is opening a new domestic violence shelter in southeast Springfield, near Battlefield Road at U.S. 65. The new facility will give 160 people per night a safe place to sleep. That is 50 more beds than the old facility on Cherry Street.