Get your head out of the sand! Be aware!

 

Don’t walk around with your head in the sand.

Domestic violence is a real problem.

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We visited Chez Hope which is a shelter for families experiencing domestic violence.

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Silhouettes of women who have lost their lives from domestic violence.

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Chez Hope helps the women and their children get a new start in life.   Here are some of the ways they are trying to change the future generations of the victims.

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Chez Hope t shirt design and the children also design shirts and have classes to talk about emotions and how to cope with them.

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They say the pledge every time they meet.

 

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Domestic violence has no boundaries.

It touches the young, the old, the in between, the rich, the poor, the in between. 

Be aware. 

Don’t live in a violent relationship.

Help anyone you may know that is trying to escape a violent relationship.

 

 

 

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