Welcome to

Capitol News Service

Florida's Best Political Television Coverage

 


Visit the Lobby Tools Website

 


Visit Legislative IQ Website

 


Recent Posts

Categories

Archives

RSS Capitol News LIVE

RSS Quote of the Day

  • Juvenal
    "All wish to possess knowledge, but few, comparatively speaking, are willing to pay the price."
  • Pope Paul VI
    "Of all human activities, man's listening to God is the supreme act of his reasoning and will."
  • Lucy Larcom
    "If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it."
  • Theodore Roosevelt
    "Nine-tenths of wisdom is being wise in time."

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October 1st, 2008 by flanews

The state honored two domestic violence shelters today for their work to help abuse victims. Governor Charlie Crist presented awards to representatives from Sunrise of Pasco County and Harbor House of Central Florida for programs aimed at preventing domestic violence. Last year more than 150,000 people called abuse hotlines in Florida. New Secretary of the Department of Children and Families George Sheldon said DCF needs to focus its efforts on teaching prevention.

While we need to focus and protect children and victims of domestic violence, we also need to get back up front and figure out why thats happening in the first place. We have got to bring all the resources of this department to bare on domestic violence and child abuse.

October 1st, marks the start of domestic violence awareness month.

Posted in Charlie Crist, Children, State News | No Comments »

Leave a Comment

Please note: Comment moderation is enabled and may delay your comment. There is no need to resubmit your comment.

copyright © 2016 by Capitol News Service | Powered by Wordpress | Hosted by LyonsHost.com