Just A Few Important Reasons to Support 180 and our Sexual Violence Programs

1. On average 2 rape survivors come forward to 180 each day seeking counseling and other services – over 70 per month. 2. In the past 3 months, over 213 sexual assaults have been disclosed to 180 counselors. Funds raised through 180’s Annual Celebration ensure there is a counselor available for each phone call 24 hours a day, seven days per week.  3. 180’s […]

A message from our Executive Director: Say #MeToo and RSVP Today

Dear Friends of 180, Our largest fundraising event of the year is one week away and on behalf of the 180 Board of Trustees, I invite you to participate. Please RSVP HERE. This year’s Annual Celebration on April 20th brings even more attention to the #MeToo movement and survivor empowerment. Funds raised will support 180’s Sexual […]

Crime Victims Rights Week / 180’s Cindi Westendorf and the Amanda’s Easel Program Recognized

Join 180 at 6:30pm on Wednesday, April 11 in Asbury Park at Springwood Park as The Mercy Center recognizes 180 Program Coordinator, Cindi Westendorf at the Crime Victim’s Right Candlelight Vigil.   Cynthia Westendorf, LPC, DRCC, ATR-BC, is a registered and board certified art therapist with over 30 years of experience working with children and families […]

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Although April is Nationally known as Sexual Assault Awareness Month, here at 180 Turning Lives Around we are responding and caring for victims 24-hours a day, 365 days a year. 180 empowers survivors and families affected by domestic violence and sexual assault to find the courage and strength to turn their lives around. We do this through 24/7 […]

RSVP Reminder and Live Auction Preview

Now is the time to RSVP for 180’s Annual Celebration – an event this year which will highlight the #MeToo movement during April’s Sexual Assault Awareness month. Please join us as we honor our two very deserving recipients: Impact 100 Jersey Coast accepting, Deirdre Spiropoulos and  Heather Burke and The Jon Bon Jovi Soul Kitchen accepting, Dorothea Bongiovi.  The Bobby Bandiera Band will set the stage for an evening to remember and […]