Peach County Family Connection to Host a Workshop on Domestic ViolencePrint This Post
October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. To coincide with the month, Peach County Family Connections Collaborative will host a seminar titled “Breaking the Cycle, Beating the Odds” at Fort Valley State University, Founders Hall, Friday, Oct. 9, from 10 a.m.-1p.m.
Peach County Family Connections Executive Director Frankie Towles recently appeared on WMGT-TV news program Daybreak to discuss the details.
In a state where one in four children in Georgia are victims of child abuse, the seminar is designed to train and educate the community about domestic violence. Guest speaker, Johnnetta McSwain-Clay, a survivor of childhood sexual abuse, will share her 12-step plan that helped her overcome her circumstance and heal from the deep pain.
This event is open to the public. The cost is $65 for social workers, $25 for the general public, $20 for law enforcement, $15 for students, and $10 for FVSU faculty and staff.
To register, call 478-825-0074.
Watch Towles on Daybreak.