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2015 Year in Review

Fri, 12/18/2015 - 16:41 -- Anna

As we near the end of 2015 and reflect on the past year, we think of all the men, women, and children we have served, the intervention to crisis we’ve provided, and the safety and hope that has been fostered for area families in need.

LCRC Events!

Mon, 09/21/2015 - 16:45 -- Anna

Thank you to all who contributed items towards and attended our 2nd Annual Lakes Area Auction on August 13th.  It was a smashing success!  We are incredibly appreciative of the efforts of our hardworking committee as well.  Many hour

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 15:49 -- Anna

Domestic Violence is defined by the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) as the willful intimidation, physical assault, battery, sexual assault, and/or other abusive behavior as part of a systematic pattern of power and control perpetrated by one intimate partner against another.  It includes physical violence, sexual violence, psychological violence, and emotional abuse.  The frequency and severity of domestic violence can vary dramatically; however, the one constant component of domestic violence is one partner’s consistent efforts to maintain power and control over the ot