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OKDHS, YWCA recognize Domestic Violence Awareness Month

By Darla Shelden City Sentinel Reporter October is recognized nationwide as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Oklahoma ranks fourth in the nation in the number of women killed by men, according to the Violence Policy Center (VPC) in Washington, D.C. The three leading states regarding this issue are Alaska, Louisiana and Nevada. The VPC study reports […]

Gov. Mary Fallin boosts awareness of domestic violence

Staff Report OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Mary Fallin, the Oklahoma Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (OCADVSA), Young Women’s Christian Association (YWCA), Domestic Violence Intervention Services (DVIS) and Verizon Wireless Oklahoma held “Wear Purple Day” last week. The observance aimed to promote awareness of domestic violence issues, and recognition for those who have helped […]

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