You can learn more about the group and other similar efforts in our area on the Domestic Violence Network's web site. Marshall Murray Judge of the Circuit Court of Milwaukee Member of the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges One of the most important duties for any court system is to ensure that youth in the community are protected.As the former Presiding Judge of the Milwaukee Children’s Court and Presiding Judge of the Milwaukee County Domestic Violence Courts, I have seen many young people who were survivors of teen dating violence.
Domestic violence affects individuals around the world every day. It occurs regardless of age, gender, socioeconomic status or culture. Post your photos on social media using #PAWSfor DV. For more information or to pick-up supplies, please reference the following DVAM Project Timelines listed below or contact the Education and Training Department at [email protected] by calling (724) 223-5477 in Washington County, (724) 852-2373 in Greene County or (724) 437-2530 in Fayette County.
What began close to two decades ago in scattered communities as a visible gesture of support for survivors and victims of domestic violence, today has become on of the most widely recognized symbols for the battered women’s movement-the purple ribbon.
The exact history of the purple ribbon is somewhat difficult to pinpoint.
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INDIANAPOLIS (February 2, 2016) - Students at Crispus Attucks Magnet School are learning important life lessons- part of a special club raising awareness about teen domestic violence, called the “No More Club.” “They are an anti-violence club that promotes healthy relationships and has a goal of ending violence, particular Ly dating violence,” said Lindsay Hill Stawick, youth program manager for the Domestic Violence Network.