Help Stop Military Family Violence

by Pathways to Safety International
Help Stop Military Family Violence

Project Report | Nov 20, 2023
You Helped Sharon!

By Paula Lucas | Founder

Sharon's husband is a high ranking officer on an American military base in Europe. She has endured his abuse for years, afraid to do anything about it due to his powerful position and his access to weapons, something he reminds her about all the time.

Sharon explained in her emails to us that she does not think anyone would believe her. Her husband is well respected and everyone thinks she has a wonderful life. She had no one to talk to or confide in.

We communicated with Sharon about her options, safety planned and helped her recover some self-esteem. Sharon slowly gained confidence, stopped blaming herself for the abuse and decided to leave Europe and come back to the USA. She did not tell her husband she was leaving as she knew that he would go into a rage.

Sharon is back in the USA and staying with her sister. Her husband is begging her to return to Europe but she told us that with the help of Pathways, and counseling, she has regained her "old self" back. She does not want to live with abuse any more.

You make it possible for us to continue to help American victims of military family violence abroad like Sharon.

Thank you!

The Pathways' Team

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By Paula Lucas | Founder

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Pathways to Safety International

Location: Portland, OR - USA
Facebook: Facebook Page
Project Leader:
Paula Lucas
Portland , OR United States
$13,076 raised of $15,000 goal
433 donations
$1,924 to go
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