1 IN 3 WOMEN WILL EXPERIENCE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN THEIR LIFETIME.
Domestic Violence Awareness Month is a national effort to promote awareness and prevention of domestic violence throughout the month of October. Please join us and Memorial Healthcare System in raising awareness in our community. During this pandemic, home isn’t a safe option for some. Help us continue our mission of stopping domestic violence abuse for everyone through intervention, education, and advocacy.
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wear purple and Help raise awareness of domestic violence while showing your support for the brave survivors, big and small
Wear a purple tie to your next Zoom call or paint a nail purple and help spread the word that love shouldn’t hurt.
Every donation to Women In Distress provides shelter, counseling, and support for survivors of domestic violence and their children.