House Of Ruth Maryland
Status & Funding:
Non-profit 501 (c) (3). Funding for House Of Ruth Maryland is made possible through private (53%) and government (38%) funds, and other sources (9%) including investment income, training and client fees resulting mainly from the Gateway Project.
House Of Ruth Maryland leads the fight to end violence against women and their children by confronting the attitudes, behaviors and systems that perpetuate it, and by providing victims with the services necessary to rebuild their lives safely and free of fear.
Domestic Violence (def.):
Domestic violence is a pattern of coercive behavior characterized by the power and control of one person over another, usually an intimate partner, through physical, psychological, emotional, verbal, sexual and/or economic abuse.
- Sandi Timmins, Executive Director
- Mary Miller, President, Board of Directors; Director of Finance, Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital
- Dorothy Lennig, Director, Legal Clinic
- Ellyn Loy, Director, Clinical Services
- Mary McGeady, Director, Finance and Administration
- Terri Wurmser, Director, Programs
- Janice Miller, Director, Client Services
- Cheri Arnott Parlaman, Director, Development
2201 Argonne Drive
Baltimore, MD 21218
House Of Ruth Maryland website
100 full-time and part-time
House Of Ruth Maryland has a comprehensive range of services to help protect victims and provide the support services necessary to rebuild their lives. Broadly, those services include a 24-hour Hotline, shelter, children and youth services, community advocacy, legal clinic, counseling and education and training.
Since House Of Ruth Maryland first opened its doors, it has served more than 100,000 victims. In 2011 alone, House Of Ruth served more than 15,000 victims, along with their family and friends.
All media inquiries for interviews, articles or related requests can be directed to Cheri Parlaman, Director of Development, at (410) 554-8446 or email@example.com.
General Help and Information:
24-hour Hotline - (410) 889-7884 (RUTH)
Línea en Español - (410) 889-7884 Oprima 8
National Domestic Violence Hotline (800) 799-7233