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A Look at Alabama Families
Urban Affairs & New Nontraditional Programs

Domestic Violence



Feature Article: "Capacity Building in Family-Centered Communities: Saving Towns at Risk (STAR)"
Strengthening family-centered communities enables at-risk individuals and families to find the supportive services necessary to enhance family options and individual aspirations. An approach to strengthening the infrastructure of at-risk communities ripples to individuals and families, particularly those in violent homes where self-esteem and family development are further being crippled.

Find out more about Saving Towns at Risk!

Everyone deserves to live with respect, dignity, and freedom from fear. Yet, family violence plagues the lives of millions of individuals in various lifestyles. These pages will help families and individuals cope with the issue of domestic violence.



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Last Updqated: 23 May 2013

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