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Community Vigil Thursday June, 16th, 2011 | 5pm | Winslow City Hall-114 Benton Avenue This vigil is in remembrance of Sarah Gordon and Amy, Monica and Coty Lake. There will be speakers from the Family Violence Project and Womancare who … Continue reading
Deborah K. Shepherd A terrible tragedy has occurred in our community. It is terrible for the children of Sarah Gordon, who are the living victims of this violent act, especially, and for her family. But it is also a tragedy … Continue reading
On February 9, 2011, Governor Paul LePage signed a Proclamation recognizing February as “Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month”. Advocates from around Maine joined Governor LePage for the signing in the Cabinet Room.
February is National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month. If you or someone you know is in an abusive teen relationship, please contact your local domestic violence program (“services” page) or the state domestic violence helpline (top of home page).
If you, or someone you know, are being stalked, call the state wide hotline (listed at the top of this website) or your local domestic violence program (check the “services” section)for help. Call 911 if you are in immediate danger.
January is National Stalking Awareness Month: KNOW IT NAME IT STOP IT! Over 3.4 million people are stalked in the US annually; 1 in 4 are cyberstalked. ”What is Domestic Violence” section of this web site and http://www.ncvc.org have more … Continue reading
MCEDV thanks the Pine Tree Quilters Guild for their generous contribution from their annual silent auction! Go to http://www.mainequilts.org/ to see the beautiful quilts that were featured in their 33rd annual show.
Thanks to Alex Theberge of Square Red Machine for his patient work with us on the new MCEDV website. We are still working hard on the site and welcome your thoughts, ideas and possibly corrections! Continue reading