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  • October 6, 2020 - 10:49am

    HARRISBURG—House Bill 1984 is headed to the governor’s desk for final approval after the Pennsylvania House and Senate unanimously passed legislation that supports victims and their children. 

    HB 1984 closes a legal loophole that required having an adoptive family lined up in order to terminate the parental rights of a person who committed rape or sexual assault that resulted in the birth of a child.

    Gov. Tom Wolf is expected to sign the bill into law.

  • September 28, 2020 - 4:13pm

    HARRISBURG—More adults are struggling with depression due to COVID-19, according to a study by The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA).

    For anyone that has survived trauma from sexual this is even more critical as COVID-19 and its related stressors can compound any past or present trauma.