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Behind Closed Doors:
A Town Hall Meeting on Domestic Violence

During this one hour broadcast -- we'll hear from survivors, law enforcement, local women's shelters and mental health professionals working to help survivors and families put their lives back together. We will also air a special report on domestic violence -- along with clips from the public television documentary "Telling Amy's Story" -- a program that can currently be seen on WQED-TV along with public television stations across the country.

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Tonia Caruso and Michael BartleyPittsburgh 360 host Tonia Caruso moderates as Pittsburgh 360 host Michael Bartley welcomes a studio audience made up of invited groups and individuals who are working to educate, inform and offer assistance when it comes to domestic violence; along with survivors and family members.

Panelists include: Rhonda Fleming, Education Director, Women's Center and Shelter; Deputy District Attorney David Spurgeon, Supervisor of the Domestic Violence Task Force; Diane Dahm-Martin, Expect Respect Program Coordinator at Womansplace; Anthony Mannarino, Ph.D., Program Director: Center for Traumatic Stress in Children and Adolescents; and Patricia Cluss, Ph.D., Director of STANDING FIRM and expert on employment intervention services and on the effects of domestic violence on the workplace.

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Resources

Alli-Kiski Area Hope Center
24 Hours 1 (888) 299-HOPE (4673)

Blackburn Center Against Domestic & Sexual Violence
24 Hour Hotline: (724) 836-1122 or 1-888-832-2272 Toll Free

Break The Cycle - Empowering Youth To End Domestic Violence
Helpline: 1-888-988-TEEN

The Center for Victims of Violence and Crime
24 Hour Helpline: (412) 392-8582 (Pittsburgh, PA)

Crisis Center North
CCN Hotline (412) 364-5556
Toll Free 1-866-782-0911

Domestic Violence Intervention of Lebanon County
24 hour hotline (717) 273-7190

HAVIN
24 hour hotline: (724) 548-8888 or 800-841-8881

National DV Hotline
24 hours a day / 7 days a week: 800-799-SAFE

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Main Office: (303) 839-1852 (Colorado)
Public Policy Office: (202) 745-1211 (Washington, DC)

National Resource Center on Domestic Violence
800-537-2238

National Teen Dating Violence Helpline
1-866-331-9474

Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence
1-800-932-4632

Ring of Hope Campaign

STANDING FIRM

Womansplace
24 Hours 1 (412) 678-4616 or 866-202-5573

Women's Services of Westmoreland County, INC
24 hour hotline (412)836-1122

Women's Center and Shelter
24-Hour Hotline 412-687-8005 (local), 1-800-338-8255 (toll free)

Washington Women's Shelter, Inc.
24 hour hotline (724) 223-9190 or 800-791-4000




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