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Salon Professionals Helping Survivors

Posted: October 21, 2020

Salon Professionals are often a caring ear for their clients. New Horizons is offering a FREE and virtual educational seminar on Domestic Abuse for hairstylists and barbers to help them effectively become the bridge between their client and receiving help in their abusive relationship.

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Al Louis’ Rotary Musky Challenge

Posted: October 13, 2020

Thanks to tremendous support for Al Louis' Rotary Musky Challenge, over $40,000 was raised to help area non-profits, including New Horizons!

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New Procedures for In-Kind Donations

Posted: June 4, 2020

We are taking precautions for everyone's safety, in light of COVID-19. That being said, we have implemented a new system that involves making an appointment for accepting in-kind donations. We have also had to limit the items that we are accepting, due to very limited space at our facility.

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Service and Program Changes Due to COVID-19

Posted: March 18, 2020

In light of the #COVID19 situation, here is how New Horizons is proceeding with our services and programs. We want to be clear--we are available to assist with services and supports--we are just altering the manner in which we proceed with them. All victims of abuse will be assisted.

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Advocacy Training Dates Set

Posted: January 7, 2020

The first round of Advocacy Training is set for February 24th through the 26th. It's free to attend and provides an opportunity for members of the community to learn about New Horizons and abuse. Fulfill school, work, or community service requirements–or build your resume in both direct & indirect client services...

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Save the Date!

Posted: December 3, 2019

We've set the date for Victory Over Violence Gala and Auction, presented by Gundersen Health System! Mark your calendar now for Friday, March 20, 2020! And we're moving the event this year to a new location!

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Matching Funds on Giving Tuesday

Posted: November 12, 2019

There's Black Friday, Cyber Monday--and #GivingTuesday... a time when you're able to help victims and survivors of abuse in our community. And thanks to La Crosse Community Foundation, your donation on Giving Tuesday to New Horizons will be matched! There will be a special link provided on Giving Tuesday--December 3, 2019 through

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A Call to Action

Posted: September 6, 2019

If we’re ever going to take bold steps forward to protect victims and prevent sexual assault, we need to change our mindsets as a society so that we stop blaming victims and stop minimizing sexual assaults by protecting the abusers.

There's a situation locally that has many in the community in an uproar, and rightfully so.

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You Hold the Key to Help Human Trafficking Victims

Posted: May 1, 2019

When someone’s eyes have been opened to a revelation and the fire catches inside—their passion can become contagious to others. That is exactly what happened for Maddie Adickes, a Viterbo nursing student and 2018 Miss Onalaska. Two years ago, Adickes was at an event and heard a speaker on Human Trafficking; how it’s happening right here in our own backyard—in plain sight.

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Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month Poster Competition

Posted: April 17, 2019

We are currently accepting entries for our 2020 Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month Posters. The theme is Technology, and we're looking for poster designs that teach teens about how technology can be used in unhealthy ways by someone's partner. Teen Dating Violence is a huge problem! One in four teens have been...

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