Barren River Area Safe Space held a candle light vigil to promote Domestic Abuse Awareness Month. The vigil honored those who have died as a result of domestic violence, celebrated the strength and courage of those who are survivors, and recognized those who actively participate to end domestic abuse.
Awards were given to Capt. Doug Hawkins of the Bowling Green Police Dept., Asst. Warren County Atty. Amy Hale Milliken, and Leah Maddox of the Commonwealth Atty. Office in Allen-Simpson County.
BRASS Executive Director Lee Alcott wants people to know that domestic violence still exists in our community and BRASS is here to help. If you or someone you know needs assistance, please call BRASS at (270) 781-9334. They offer a 24-hour help line, counseling, and shelter.
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Source: National Coalition Against Domestic Violence