LOCAL Closer Look: Victor Valley Domestic Violence "A Better Way" (Victorville, CA)

Posted on Sunday, May 19, 2024 by Jeanice Lee

Jeanice Lee talks to Dr. Yolanda Roberts, Executive Director of Victor Valley Domestic Violence “A Better Way," serving men and women escaping domestic violence. Some stats show up to 20 people per min. are abused by an intimate partner in the United States. Dr. Roberts says A Better Way offers a 24-hr. emergency safehouse, counseling, anger management and peer support. All services are free for in-house clients and people in the community. Classes are available, including one called "When We Hurt Others." If you need help connect at (Abway.org) or call 24-hr. hotline 760.955.8723

Original airdate: 5/19/2024

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Jeanice joined EMF in 2009 and she covers Southern California, Arizona and Hawai'i, including major markets Phoenix, San Diego, Orange County, and Los Angeles.

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