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In 1999, 25 November was designated by the United Nations as the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. Why is it important to talk about this issue? How do specific projects, shelters or individuals help victims of violence? We talked more about this topic in the show At Home is Home with Katarína Čiernikova from the Luna Intervention Centre and Sonia Cepkova from the [...]

Hybrid car for BŽD

Thanks to the implementation of the project "Luna, n. o. safe women's home Trenčín", funded by grants from Norway and the state budget of the Slovak Republic, we managed to acquire a new hybrid car designed for the needs of clients and their children.

Education in BŽD: We were educated with doc. ThDr. Mgr. Mgr. Slávka Karkošková, PhD.

In December 2023, LUNA, n.o. staff participated in a 3-day training on Deepening Understanding of Victims of Domestic Violence with Assoc. ThDr. Mgr. Slávka Karkoškova, PhD., who has been working on the topic of sexual abuse for more than 20 years. Within the training we focused on the behaviour of persons traumatized by violence in a close relationship, expanding the knowledge about trauma and the possibilities [...]

5th annual expert conference "Protecting women and children from violence"

The aim of the conference was to inform the public about the provision of comprehensive assistance and support to victims of domestic violence through the project "LUNA, n.o. Safe Women's Home in Trenčín" within the programme "Domestic and Gender-Based Violence" co-financed by the Norwegian Financial Mechanism 2014 - 2021 and the State Budget of the Slovak Republic. On 16.11. 2023 we organized the 5th annual professional conference "Let's protect [...]

Education in BŽD: Education with PhDr. Barbora Kuchárová, PhD. MBA, MPH.

In November 2023, the staff of LUNA, n.o. participated in a training on Working with clients with psychiatric distress, active addiction and clients with trauma with clinical psychologist Barbora Kuchárová, PhD, MBA, MPH. Topics touched on during the training focused primarily on psychiatric diagnoses, the impact of psychopharmaceuticals, alcoholism and other substance and non-substance addictions, and trauma.  

Training in BJD: Fourth block of training with the Blue Angel: psychosocial support for workers working with victims of violence

Through the implementation of the project "Luna, n. o. safe women's home in Trenčín", within the programme "Domestic and gender-based violence" co-financed by the Norwegian Financial Mechanism 2014-2021 and the State Budget of the Slovak Republic, the fourth thematic training for the professional staff of the BŽD took place in October 2023. This training covered topics such as stress management, crisis intervention, stabilisation techniques and safety measures [...]

Training in BJD: Third block of training with the Blue Angel: psychosocial support for workers working with victims of violence

Through the implementation of the project "Luna, n. o. safe women's home in Trenčín", within the programme "Domestic and gender-based violence" co-financed by the Norwegian Financial Mechanism 2014-2021 and the State Budget of the Slovak Republic, the third thematic training for the professional staff of the BŽD took place in September 2023. This thematic area covered topics such as stress management - case studies, trauma, crisis intervention, crisis management strategies, [...]

EEA and Norway Grants Awareness Survey

EEA and Norway Grants Awareness Survey In the framework of the programme "Domestic and Gender Based Violence" we would like to ask you to fill in the EEA and Norway Grants Awareness Survey Questionnaire. The questionnaire has been prepared by the National Contact Point for the EEA and NFM FM. The questionnaire is publicly available and can be completed HERE

Repairs to the BŽD building

Thanks to the implementation of the project "Luna, n. o. safe women's home Trenčín", funded by grants from Norway and the state budget of the Slovak Republic, we were able to implement the contract "Repairs on the building BŽD", through which we repaired the facades, plaster, plinths and tiles on the building.