Healing Abuse Working for Change (HAWK)

Parent Child Trauma Recovery Program (PCTRP) Expansion

“With this grant, Healing Abuse Working for Change (HAWC) will expand its Parent Child Trauma Recovery Project (PCTRP) to a site in Gloucester, MA. PCTRP blends the evidence-based Child Parent Psychotherapy model with other supports more specific to domestic violence (e.g., safety planning). Currently offered at sites in Salem and Lynn, MA, this Gloucester expansion will make PCTRP more accessible to the Cape Ann community.”

CATEGORY: Community Change
LOCATION: Salem, MA
AMOUNT: $87,000 over Three Years
YEAR AWARDED: 2018
WEBSITE: www.hawcdv.org


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