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UCAN White Ribbon Campaign urges men to speak out against domestic violence

February 28, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

The White Ribbon Campaign started in Alexandria today, March 1. Throughout the month, people will be wearing white ribbons and taking a pledge to never commit, condone, or remain silent about violence against women and children. Continue Reading

When home hurts: Domestic violence survivors take somber steps to remember those slain

October 18, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

A step in the right direction, and another, and another. Citizens, victims and survivors of domestic violence led the sixth annual Taking Steps Against Domestic Violence walk through Alexandria on Tuesday to raise awareness of the crime. Continue Reading

Local events help fight domestic violence

October 14, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

“Domestic violence: A local and global crisis.”
This is the topic being presented at next Wednesday’s 10th annual Domestic Abuse Awareness Luncheon. Continue Reading