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Fighting Domestic Violence | A Multifaceted Approach
June 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
Domestic violence affects more than just the survivors – entire families and communities feel the impact. Learn how law enforcement, the legal system, and the medical community are working with survivors and community members to diminish the far-reaching effects of these crimes.
L.Y. Marlow, author and survivor of five generations of abuse, joins Rod Khattabi, Director of Law Enforcement & Risk Officer at Grace Farms Foundation; Assistant United States Attorney Alina Reynolds, District of Connecticut; Karen Jarmoc, President and CEO of Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence; and Dr. David Johnson of the Yale University School of Medicine and Post Traumatic Stress Center in New Haven to discuss the importance of a multifaceted approach to fighting domestic violence.