2nd Annual “Turning our Town Purple”
Month of October
is National Domestic Violence Awareness month; Family Crisis Center Inc. is
asking our community to join us in raising awareness by “Turning our Town Purple”. October is the month we all come together, as
a community, throughout this nation to work towards ending domestic violence. A
month to remember those who have suffered and died from domestic violence, and celebrate
the work being done to end violence.
Family Crisis Center, Inc.’s Domestic and Sexual Violence Center, provides
advocacy and support to all survivors and secondary victims of domestic and
sexual violence, while encouraging social change through awareness, education and
prevention. From our 24-hour crisis hotline to supportive services to
professional training, we offer hope and healing for families experiencing
domestic and sexual violence. Services for the Domestic and Sexual Violence
Center provided in Barton, Barber, Comanche, Edwards, Kiowa, Ness, Pawnee,
Pratt, Rush & Stafford counties.
us; Take a Stand; Say “NO MORE”; Wear
purple ribbons; Tie a purple ribbon to your antenna or around the big oak tree;
Wear your favorite purple outfit or shirt.
Purple is the color used to raise awareness to the issues faced by
battered women, men and their children. We
our Town Purple” in honor of all who have survived, those that continue
to fight, and in memory of those that have lost their life to domestic
us your support. Find and like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/FamilyCrisisCenter and post a picture of you “Turning our Town Purple”, or
e-mail us your picture at email@example.com.
We all have a responsibility. If one is not safe, no one is safe.
Family Crisis Center, Inc.
Domestic and Sexual Violence Center
Phone: 620-793-9941 | Fax: 620-793-9943
24 Hour Crisis Line: 620-792-1885 |
1924 Broadway Ave., Great Bend, Kansas
www.familycrisiscntr.org | facebook.com/FamilyCrisisCenter