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Recent Happenings with Girls Club

Beyond Abuse received a grant from Greenwood Women Care to work with District 50 to provide cultural experiences for a group of select fifth grade girls! Claire Wieters, Prevention Specialist, meets with the girls weekly and discusses topics such as self-esteem, body care, respect, future goals, and leadership skills. Once a month, they go out […]

Beyond Abuse wins again at Greenwood YMCA’s Fall Festival

“You’re a wizard, Harry!”… For the third year in a row, Beyond Abuse earned the ‘People’s Choice Award’ at the Greenwood Family YMCA‘s Annual Fall Festival. Beyond Abuse staff members participated in the YMCA’s annual fall festival as part of their awareness and outreach efforts. Shout out to our incredible team and their creative minds and talents!

American Legion Post 20 Donation

Our friends at American Legion Post 20 made another generous donation in addition to their consistent donation of supplies. We are so thankful to this great group of veterans for their continued support!

Home for the Holidays Fashion Show

“You can have anything in life if you dress for it” – Edith Head? We are delighted to invite you to our first Home for the Holidays fashion show and luncheon in support of Beyond Abuse. This fun event will include lunch, cash-mimosa bar, and silent auction of great holiday gifts. A special recognition to […]

Warm and Cozy Basket

We know that it’s still 90 degrees outside but if you love Pumpkin Spice Lattes, bonfires, football games, sweaters, crunchy leaves, warm blankets, and everything Fall, then this basket is perfect for you! ?☕️??? Our “Warm and Cozy” basket, sponsored by Lisa Tolbert, is the ideal basket for a chilly date-night in or some self-pampering. […]

Project BEST graduates!

Chesnee Martin and Jacqui Mueller are now rostered in Project BEST. Project BEST is an 8-month learning collaborative including live learning sessions, consultation calls, a test cases that trains clinicians how to use TFCBT (Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy) with fidelity and success. This is a huge accomplishment for both of them. We are very proud […]

Greenwood Municipal Federal Credit Union Donates to Beyond Abuse

Our wonderful friends at the Greenwood Municipal Federal Credit Union made another generous gift to the agency. Each year GMFCU does a “skip-a-payment” program through the months of November, December, and January. This program gives their members the opportunity to skip one of their monthly loan payments. The funds collected through these months are split […]

Pinwheels for Prevention

If you heard lots of cowbells yesterday, no need to be alarmed – it was our new Pinwheels for Prevention awareness event! Thank you to our Board of Directors and staff for volunteering along with members of Rotary and Kiwanis Clubs. This successful event will become an annual function as we continue to raise support […]

Clinton Police Department and Presbyterian College Campus Police Receive Sexual Assault Training

On Tuesday, 5/28 and Thursday, 5/30 Laurens County Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) conducted a Sexual Assault Response training for the Clinton Police Department Uniform Patrol Officers, Investigators, and Student Resource Officers, and the Presbyterian College Campus Police.  During this training Laurens County SART members from Clinton Police Department, 8th Circuit Solicitor’s Office, SC Attorney General’s […]

Client Services Volunteers Needed

(an immediate need) Are you looking for something to fill your time this summer and help your community? We have the perfect opportunity for you! We are looking for energetic individuals who love to talk and help others by providing client services support over the phone and in-person during lunch hours at our office here […]