Beaman Celebrates Domestic Violence Awareness Month

KOSCIUSKO — The Kosciusko County Commissioners have signed an official document proclaiming October Domestic Violence Awareness Month in Kosciusko County. The proposal was given by Beaman Home Executive Director, Tracie Hodson, at the Oct. 17 commissioners’ meeting, and the motion carried. Domestic Violence Awareness Month is also nationally … Read More

New Beaman Home Refrigerator Made Possible By FUMC In Warsaw

WARSAW — The purchase of a second industrial refrigerator for the Beaman Home was made possible by a generous donation from the members of the First United Methodist Church in Warsaw. With the opening and prominence of the new Beaman Home Shelter and Outreach Center, and with a … Read More

Bingo Fundraiser For Beaman Home

WARSAW — As part of the October Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Altrusa International of Warsaw is coordinating the 8th annual Bingo for Beaman Home fundraiser on Oct. 19, at the Vitale Events Building, 2517 E. Center St., Warsaw.  All proceeds benefit Beaman Home’s programs and services which has served … Read More

Goose Lake Residents Donate To Beaman Home

WARSAW — Beaman Home was the recipient of a $2,000 donation from a recent Goose Lake Poker Run fundraiser.  Leslie Hepler and Betty Knisley recently stopped in at the Beaman Home with the unexpected donation.  Thank you, Goose Lake residents for making Beaman Home the recipient of the … Read More

Riley Children’s Foundations Donates Three $10,000 Grants To Local Organizations

WARSAW — Riley Children’s Foundation presented $10,000 grants to three local organizations Wednesday, July 26, at Joe’s Kids. Susan Finlay, the chair of the committee, and other committee members were in attendance. Riley Children’s Foundation presents grants each year to local organizations that focus on the well-being of … Read More

Beaman Home Billboard Shares Emergency Message

KOSCIUSKO — The Beaman Home has been providing essential services to domestic violence victims living in Kosciusko, Marshall and Fulton counties since 1985.  Prior to having the technology and security features available on the market today, the location of the shelter was considered confidential for the security and … Read More

Beaman Home Participates In Newly Released NNEDV 24-Hour Census Report

KOSCIUSKO — The National Network to End Domestic Violence recently released the annual Domestic Violence Counts census report. The 24-hour count of services provided to adult and child victims, which took place on Sept. 14, 2016, offers a unique glimpse into the untold story of our nation’s domestic … Read More

Beaman Home Receives Gifts Of Art From Grace College Students

WINONA LAKE — Grace College Art Integrations students and their instructor, Cindy Bryan, revealed the compilation of their semester’s work at the Beaman Home on Wednesday, May 10. Ten students created paintings, illustrations, ceramics and a wall mural at the Beaman Home to fulfill class and applied learning … Read More

Altrusa International District Six Donates To Beaman Home

WARSAW — At Altrusa International’s District Six Annual Conference April 7-9 held at Swan Lake Resort near Plymouth, the district service project this year benefitted the Beaman Home.  Donations were made in products and cash. Beaman Home Executive Director, Tracie Hodson spoke to the group and thanked the district’s members from … Read More

Wildman Business Group Donates Baby Items To The Beaman Home

WARSAW — Many times a domestic violence victim retreats to the Beaman Home to escape their abuser with only the thought of removing their children from a life-threatening situation.  There is no time to plan or bring along the necessities to survive.  Babies and young children especially need … Read More

April Is Child Abuse Prevention Month

WARSAW — The effects of domestic violence on children can be long lasting and perpetuates the vicious cycle of abuse into the next generation. That’s why Beaman Home Executive Director, Tracie Hodson, wants to remind community members that children who have witnessed domestic violence are more likely to … Read More

April Is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

KOSCIUSKO — The National Sexual Violence Resource Center and the Beaman Home want our communities to realize that sexual violence happens in every community and affects people of all genders and ages.  The impacts of sexual violence affect individuals, families, communities, and society as a whole.  But prevention … Read More

Wildman Business Group helps Sponsor Beaman Home Fundraiser

WARSAW —Adam Augustine, from Wildman Business Group, dropped in a few days ago to present a check to Tracie Hodson, Executive Director of The Beaman Home, for Sponsorship of the Beaman Home’s Angels of Hope Luncheon. The Luncheon will be held at Christ’s Covenant Church from noon to … Read More