Lassen Family Services hosts second annual Walk A Mile In Their Shoes event
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 — National Crime Victims’ Rights Week is April 19 through 25 and to promote community awareness, Lassen Family Services is presenting its second annual Walk A Mile In Their Shoes and Chili Cook-of
This year’s event — Engaging Communities, Empowering Victims —begins with opening ceremonies at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 25 at the Community Center on Weatherlow Street.
“We are excited to engage the community in a single event that recognizes the devastating impact crime has on individuals, families and communities,” said Lassen Family Services Executive Director Melissa Downing. “By understanding the destructive emotional, physical, financial, spiritual and social impact of crime, and raising awareness about the many services and programs available to help victims on their journey to empowerment, we can begin to build stronger communities.”Add a comment