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Sarah’s Inn was founded in 1981 by a group of concerned women in River Forest and Oak Park, to address a lack of services for victims of domestic violence and their families. The agency has since grown to become one of the largest and most comprehensive domestic violence agencies serving Chicago and 22 surrounding West Cook County suburban communities.
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We all wear denim, and we ALL have a role to play in ending sexual violence and supporting folx who have experienced sexual trauma.  Have you heard of Denim Day? It is a day of solidarity with and activism for survivors of sexual violence first organized in response to a rape case and conviction that …

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Together We Inspire 2021

05/05/2021 8:30-10am

Join us for our fourth annual educational forum with keynote speaker, Dr. Jacquelyn Campbell, followed by a panel discussion with experts from the Sarah’s Inn staff moderated by Michele Weldon, on the impact trauma has on communities and families and how to use that knowledge to help foster resilience and violence prevention. Together we can …

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How we make an impact

In the last year, Sarah's Inn provided extensive support to the following groups

1,450 Survivors

of domestic violence received free advocacy and counseling services.


605 Survivors

were helped by our legal advocates in obtaining 626 orders of protection.


250 Children and Teens

who have witnessed violence received free counseling services.


9,000 Middle and High School Students

received the education and tools necessary to develop healthy relationships.