“Stay-at-home” increases risk of domestic violence in Birmingham—what you need to know

Danielle is a YWCA Central Alabama Victim Services Coordinator at One Place Metro Alabama Family Justice Center
Danielle is a YWCA Central Alabama Victim Services Coordinator who works on-site at One Place. Photo via One Place Metro Alabama Family Justice Center’s Facebook page

While this time of staying at home may provide a welcome relief from all the busyness of life as we knew it before COVID-19, it’s a different story for anyone experiencing domestic violence or abuse. We reached out to four local nonprofits to find out what resources are available and what we can all do to help right now.

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. 5 reasons to support King’s Home

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King’s Home residents. Photo via Facebook.

Since October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Birmingham recognizes the efforts of King’s Home to help victims of domestic violence. Furthermore, learn how you can help the mission of King’s Home.

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