October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Supporting victims of domestic violence is some of the important and rewarding work we do at SCNM Sage Foundation. Domestic Violence Awarness Month is a time to educate the community about domestic violence and learn how we can work toward ending the abuse.
Domestic violence is a worldwide problem. It can create a cycle for victims that is difficult to break out of without help. This is where shelters such as Sojourner Center come in. SCNM Sage Foundation provides free healthcare to domestic violence victims at Sojourner Center. The mission of Sojourner women that have been abused recover from the trauma that they have experienced and work towards moving on from abusive relationships. One woman at the SCNM health clinic inside Sojourner told us, "