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WorkStrong™ is a measurable approach that increases corporate social responsibility and the company bottom line while decreasing employee turnover and lost productivity.

Women Helping Women developed the WorkStrong™ certification program to empower companies, the workforce, and survivors to address workplace issues surrounding gender-based violence – a common, complex, and consequential public health epidemic that encompasses intimate-partner violence, sexual assault, stalking, and sexual harassment.

Together, we can WorkStrong™ to stop gender-based violence.

"It’s rare to find a training where employees walk away with actual practical skills, especially that apply to in and out of the workplace. WorkStrong helped create a dialogue internally that might not have been there organically. Women Helping Women worked closely with us every step of the way in a true partnership. The WorkStrong training has been one of the best trainings we’ve ever offered.”

Pete Fernandez
Human Resource Director, Rhinegeist Brewery
“The WorkStrong training my team and I participated in was eye opening for all. It allowed people to share their stories in a comfortable environment with peers. Some employees were not aware of some of the daily struggles many face out in the field. Real life examples/role play allowed us to work as a team to find solutions.”

Dana Cummin
Cincinnati General Sales Manager, Rhinegeist Brewery

“Women Helping Women, the region’s leading advocate for survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence, is launching a workplace program that can provide employers with a toolkit and support for preventing workplace incidents and for assisting employees who are victims of abuse.”

Cincinnati Business Courier
October 25, 2018

Contact us to learn more about WorkStrong™ licensing and train the trainer opportunities.

Contact Us

Women Helping Women empowers all survivors of gender-based violence through our free and confidential

24-hour hotline 513-381-5610.

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Align Your Values & Your Policy:
Provide a safe workplace and support for your employees through WorkStrong’s™ Policy Review and Best Practice Recommendations.
Develop & Empower:
The WorkStrong™ package includes In-Person Training sessions on workplace indicators of gender-based violence, bystander intervention techniques, supportive response, and resources available in and outside of the office
Partner with Experts:
Women Helping Women provides on-going Confidential Technical Assistance to companies and direct Crisis Response to workplace survivors.
It Is Your Business:
At least 60% of intimate-partner violence survivors will lose their job. Over half of all full-time working adults will work alongside someone experiencing intimate-partner violence. Intimate-partner violence costs businesses $8.3 billion a year in health and lost productivity.
For more information, contact the WorkStrong™ Team.

Client and Partners

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Hamilton County Clerk of Courts

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Greater Cincinnati Foundation

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Social Venture Partners

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Power Within

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Nehemiah Manufacturing Co.

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City of Cincinnati

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Rhinegeist Brewery

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WorkStrong™ Licensed Clients

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The Family Place

Dallas, Texas
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