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Car crash, close calls & the fragility of life

This year, like few others, have reminded me how fragile life is… how each day is a gift. How each moment is but one breath away from our last. 1,248 more words

Sexual Abuse & Violence

500 Hours In

This month marks a personal milestone for me: over the past two and a half years, I’ve put in 500 hours (at least!) as a volunteer legal advocate for plaintiffs in protection from abuse cases in our county. 1,374 more words

Domestic Violence

Secondary Trauma

Jesse Looser, Director of Ongoing Services at Franklin County Children’s Services, talks how what case workers are looking for when they do a home visit, and how extra state funds could help lessen the load for those working directly with at-risk children. 12 more words