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Local partnership encourages women in Louisville area to receive free HIV testing, education

Free HIV testing and education about Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) and domestic violence is available for the Louisville community through a partnership announced Thursday with The Center for Women and Families, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation (PIRE), and Volunteers of America – Friends Inspiring Testing (VOA-FIT). The “Take Charge, Not Risks” partnership aims to both ensure...

University of Kentucky VIP center engaging wider community to bring awareness to domestic violence

By Ryan Girves Special to KyForward October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM), a time to honor those who have been impacted by domestic violence and intimate partner violence, celebrate survivors, raise awareness and confirm our commitment to preventing domestic violence. During the month of October, the University of Kentucky’s Violence Intervention and Prevention (VIP) Center is collaborating...