Self-protection by women is not a “one and done” occurrence. We must protect ourselves at every phase of the offender’s mindset. Self-protection is lifelong learning and continually practicing a variety of skills to defend against a diversity of attacks.
By being aware of your environment and prepared for a multitude of possible situations, you can prevent criminals from targeting you as a victim.
Firearms training empowers women to protect themselves; to be independent, confident and strong physically and emotionally; to expand their knowledge and inspire other women; to face their fears; and to relieve stress, meet new people, have fun and challenge themselves.
Eye and ear protection are an absolute necessity on the shooting range. Does your equipment meet the standards to keep you safe?
Responsible citizens who own firearms understand that this decision comes with the enormous responsibility of knowing that this chunk of metal and springs can cause serious injury, if not death, to living things. Some people own firearms to harvest animals for food. Some people own firearms to defend themselves from others who intend to harm them. Some people own firearms…
Part three of a three part series on intimate partner violence.
Part two of a three part series on intimate partner violence.
Part one of a three part series on intimate partner violence.
After narrowly missing a natural disaster, the author pledges to do things differently.