• Domestic Violence Shelters Forced To Cut Services During Government Shutdown

    5 monthes ago - By Scary Mommy

    Domestic violence shelters are being forced to cut down on services because of government shutdown
    The government shutdown has turned into the longest in United States history, with zero end in sight. We're already seeing the heartbreaking effects this is having on Americans across the country, including significant cutbacks at domestic violence shelters, which rely largely on federal funds for support.
    Over in West Memphis, Cassie Rutledge, executive director at Families in Transition, is concerned that cutbacks at the shelter will force vulnerable residents to return to their abusers...
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