You Can Make a Difference

Your financial gift helps people affected by domestic and sexual violence.

Cultivating a Northeast Kingdom where all people thrive free from abuse and oppression.

 

Umbrella houses programs that allow us to work authentically with clients to help them reconnect to their own voice, their own power.  We listen deeply, we guide through options and we honor their decisions.  We support through the challenges and we celebrate sucesses.  

OUR WORK

Umbrella believes that oppression and the systemic abuse of power is at the root of gender-based violence.  We seek to embody a world where those who have been disempowered by poverty, discrimination and other obstacles are able to live peaceful, self-directed lives.  We employ various strategies to meet our mission. 

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Social change

Social Change focuses on initiatives in schools and in the community that  aim towards preventing gender-based violence and creating a community where abuse and oppression are acknowledged and addressed.

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ADVOCACY

Advocacy for survivors of domestic and sexual violence, stalking, teen dating violence, human trafficking and any other gender-based violence. 

Our 24-hr program provides client-led support for housing, legal matters, safety planning and more

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Family based services

Family Based Services Kingdom Child Care Connection provides child care subsidies, referral and specialized child care support. The Family Room provides supervised visitation to ensure children receive safe contact with family members. 

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Economic empowerment

Economic Empowerment supports women with significant barriers to employment.  Our Cornucopia program, and our social enterprise, Dolcetti, each wrap around women to support them in building job readiness skills. 

CONTACT US

1216 Railroad St. Suite C, St. Johnsbury, VT 05819

95 East Main St. Newport, VT 05855

(802) 748-1992 | Fax (802) 748-1405

info@umbrellanek.org

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1216 Railroad Street, Suite C, St Johnsbury, VT 05819 
(802) 748-1992 | Fax (802) 748-1405

©2018 by Umbrella Inc. 

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