HEAL & The Nest Domestic Violence Shelter | Toll-Free Hotline (866) 378-6378

A Big Heart has a Big Goal

Little boy sleeping on couch at the Nest

Help End Abuse for Life Board Member Sheri Rodgers has decided to take the vision of a safer Nest into her own online hands. With the launch of a crowdfunding project, http://www.gofundme.com/helpchildinshelter, she has set the bar high. Frustrated with some of the unfulfilled needs at the Nest, she has decided to cast the net wide.…

The Hope Project comes to HEAL and the Nest

Hope Project

From a word-of-mouth campaign to help support Heifer International and WorldVision has sprung The Hope Project of First Christian Church with donations raised to benefit HEAL & The Nest and the Backpack 4 Kids project. The Hope Project is the  brainchild of Kelly Bullion.  It has received great support and collaboration from Pastor Matt Every…

Celebrating Survival


October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM).  Each year, The Nest offers a very moving candlelight vigil inside the shelter for the residents and members of the HEAL family. “The first Monday of October is the Day of Unity across the country,” said HEAL Executive Director Coleen Widell. “Its purpose is to mourn the loss…

HEAL & The Nest Domestic Violence Shelter | Toll-Free Hotline (866) 378-6378