Walk raises awareness for domestic violence

Walk raises awareness for domestic violence

In honor of October being Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Macoupin County Safe Families (a subset of Macoupin County Public Health Department) hosted a domestic violence awareness walk Tuesday evening, Oct. 23, beginning at the Macoupin County Courthouse. Here, Maranda Hall passes balloons out to participants prior to the walk. Anyone who has experienced domestic violence can call the Macoupin County Safe Families Hotline at (888) 259-6364 or (217) 415-4610 for support, shelter, services, information and referrals, at any time of day.