NEW BEGINNINGS - COMMUNITY BABY SHOWERS

AWARENESS MATTERS

​BREAK THE SILENCE  TO BREAK THE CYCLE OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE


WE LEAP INC. is a 501c3 nonprofit, domestic violence awareness, intervention, prevention and outreach organization based in St. Lucie County, FL.  


Our Mission: to provide domestic violence awareness presentations and outreach initiatives that promote healthy relationships,educate youth, teens, and adults on how to break the cycle  and break the silence of domestic abuse.

Our Vision:  WE LEAP INC. envisions a society where domestic violence is not tolerated because communities are enlightened and responsive to the needs of victims and their children. 

Working Together For Our Community's Future​​! Everyone Deserves a Healthy Relationship                      

Break The Silence Awareness Sessions are free interactive sessions  that describes the WE LEAP INC organization programs and services and educate the community on the various types of domestic violence. Sessions cover prevention and intervention strategies to  assist victims and potential victims of domestic abuse. 

SHE MATTERS - WOMEN INSPIRE YOURSELVES

 Come join us for an empowering, motivating and inspiring ladies session among sisters from all walks of life. These sessions will strengthen and equip you to promote healthy relationships and embrace life in spite of its challenges. 

 Outreach & Awareness Programs

 Studies show that bullying and teen dating violence is a major social problem: one in five female high school students report being physically and/ or sexually abused by a dating partner and one in three teens say they know a friend who has been hit, punched or slapped by a partner.

  •  SAFE TEENS LEADERSHIP OUTREACH AND PREVENTION PROGRAMS  PROMOTE HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS
  •  Explores Healthy versus Unhealthy Relationships as an individual, with family, peers and dating partners.
  • ANNUAL TEEN DATING VIOLENCE SYMPOSIUM


Start Talking About Healthy Relationships

WE LEAP's  Empowerment and Awareness sessions are educational, motivational, and enjoyable. Each group session educates participants about domestic violence and provides skills needed to develop healthy relationships in every area of life. Guest speakers are invited from local organizations to come and share information on the resources available within the community. Participants are encouraged to share comments and ask questions.

About WE LEAP INC.

One in 6 abused women reports that her partner first abused her during pregnancy, and according to the Centers for Disease Control, at least 4 to 8 percent of pregnant women report suffering abuse during pregnancy.


NEW BEGINNINGS MOMMY MENTORING PROGRAM

Is designed to educate,empower and support first time expectant mothers between the ages of 13-25 years of age. WE LEAP INC. conducts community baby showers as an awareness, intervention and prevention mechanism to introduce new mothers to resources and programs that are available to assist during difficult times of parenting. The empower showers will provide first time mothers with tools for identifying an unhealthy relationship. Mommy mentorship is available for new moms that are interested in having continued support with meeting desired goals for building healthy relationships, and promoting a safe and healthy environment free from domestic violence and child abuse.   

1 in 7 men will be a victim of domestic violence or abuse in their lifetime. A man is severely assaulted by his wife/girlfriend every 14.6 SECONDS

Silence Hides Violence

HE MATTERS Men Empowerment and Awareness sessions is designed to break the silence about domestic violence against men, and promote male involvement in domestic violence awareness and advocacy.