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Domestic Violence Awareness Month: 'Remember My Name' vigil, Oct. 10

Rows of silhouettes on the county courthouse lawn honor victims and survivors of domestic violence, in conjunction with Domestic Violence Awareness Month, October.  - Scott Rasmussen
Rows of silhouettes on the county courthouse lawn honor victims and survivors of domestic violence, in conjunction with Domestic Violence Awareness Month, October.
— image credit: Scott Rasmussen

San Juan County Domestic Violence Sexual Assault Service will celebrate the survivors and mourn victims of domestic violence with a vigil, "Remember My Name," Thursday, Oct. 10, at San Juan County Courthouse, beginning at noon.

The vigil will be held in observance of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, October, a time in which the community is encouraged to come together to build awareness and partnerships to end the cycle of domestic violence.

For more information about DVSAS and for ways that you can help prevent domestic violence, visit the DVSAS website, www.dvsassanjuans.org

 

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