December 15 2009
Listen: As we continue our sprint through December, for Day 37 of 50 in our Meet The Need campaign we get to know The Milwaukee Women's Center, a division of Community Advocates providing comprehensive services and treatment for women, men, and children whose lives have been affected by domestic violence, substance abuse, mental health issues, and poverty.
Listen as Latrice Buck, Division Manager of The Milwaukee Women's Center, gives a clear impact of how domestic violence impacts individual as well as the whole family:
-A woman both abused and addicted to drugs and alcohol comes to The Milwaukee Women's Center and finds something she hadn't found before:
-Try to imagine your life without a safe home environment. What would it be like without it? Latrice discusses safety as a basic need:
-How domestic violence can effect an individual and family's ability to meet their basic needs: