Commissioners Domestic Violence Awareness

The month of October has been proclaimed as Domestic Violence Awareness Month by the Jefferson County Commissioners: (seated) Tammy McGary, Community Action, Inc. Crossroads Project, (back, from left) and commissioners Jeff Pisarcik, Herb Bullers and Scott North.

BROOKVILLE — The Jefferson County commissioners proclaimed the month of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month in Jefferson County at Tuesday’s meeting.

Tammy McGary, Community Action, Inc. Crossroads Project, thanked the commissioners for signing the proclamation.

“Our shelters are at half capacity because of the pandemic,” McGary said.

In spite of this, she said, Crossroads is still working 24/7 with victims of domestic violence.

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