On May 15th, 2014 on the occasion of the International Day of Families, Association HERA Krizevci marks 10 years of counseling for victims of domestic violence. The counseling has started operating on May 8th, 2004.
At the celebration, which will take place at 1 p.m. in the lesser basement hall of the Croatian House, the expert associates of the Counseling Centre will be presenting an overview of their work so far. Sanja Cesar, from the Centre for Education, Counseling and Research (CESI, Zagreb) will present the project “Stop the Violence – Prevention of Teen Relationship Violence” under which she will talk about the difference of teen dating violence and domestic violence. A group of students from the Gymnasium Ivana Zakmardije Dijankovečkog, High School “Ivan Seljanec” Krizevci and Secondary school Vrbovec will speak about violence and present the initiative “REACT”.
The final part of the celebration of the 10 years of counseling for victims of domestic violence of the Association HERA will include awarding acknowledgements and a performance by Krizevci majorettes who will perform “Break the Chain”, a dance act created as part of the V – Day and dance uprising One Billion Rising.