Domestic Violence Awareness Month proclamation, purple in Queen Creek

Queen Creek joins cities and towns Valleywide in lighting Arizona purple in an effort to help end domestic violence. According to a press release, Queen Creek Mayor Gail Barney recently signed a proclamation declaring the month of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. “Domestic violence destroys families and weakens communities, with long-lasting impacts,” said Queen […]

Maricopa County declares October Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Maricopa County’s Board of Supervisors issued a proclamation Wednesday, Sept. 19 recognizing October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The county’s efforts create an opportunity for residents and Maricopa County’s more than 13,000 employees to learn about domestic violence prevention, according to a press release. “Sadly, we all probably know someone who has been affected by […]