Laramie, Wy –
The Wyoming Division of Victim Services is focusing on trying to address Domestic Violence in the state. Family Violence Program Manager Lee Ann Stephenson says they are working with a wide range of groups to help train people to better identify the problem, so that it can be addressed. Stephenson believes it is also important that communities understand the problem.
Stephenson says children who grow up in abusive homes face a wide range of long term problems. October is Domestic Violence Awareness month.