Tag Archives: Kodiak Women’s Resource and Crisis Center

Pick Click Give kicks off

Laptop keyboard. (Rico S / Flickr) Kayla Desroches/KMXT Alaskans turn to the internet to bridge the distance between communities, to find out what’s going on in the world, and to donate. That last item is the purpose of Pick Click Give, which kicked off Monday. The Alaska State Legislature set up the program so that Alaskans could direct their permanent ... Read More »

Shelter celebrates holiday with resident families

Christmas tree. (Photo bySergé / Flickr) Kayla Desroches/KMXT A local shelter that provides a safe space for families is preparing for the holidays. The Kodiak Women’s Resource and Crisis Center holds 25 beds, 17 which are occupied at the moment according to executive director Rebecca Shields. She says KWRCC is trying to make the holidays festive for families away from ... Read More »

Walk Brings Awareness to Connection Between Pets and Domestic Violence

An Alaskan Malamute. (Photo by brando / Flickr) Kayla Desroches/KMXT An abused pet may be the first sign of domestic violence. That’s according to Beth Davis with the Kodiak Women’s Resource and Crisis Center. She says neighbors are usually the ones to make the call about neglected or abused animals. “They know something’s going on in the home, and they ... Read More »

Talk of the Rock: Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Today’s Talk of the Rock focuses on Domestic Violence Awareness month and how to identify and address domestic abuse. Host Kayla Desroches sits down with associate professor Sabrina Brown, who wrote a book about her experiences in “I Married a Sociopath.” Joining is Beth Davis, the outreach coordinator for the Kodiak Women’s Resource and Crisis Center. They talk about what ... Read More »

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