Ft. McDowell Yavapai Nation Domestic Violence Program

Domestic Violence ~ A Cry for Help

A Cry for Help is the story of a Native American family forced to experience the heart-wrenching pain of domestic violence. Unable to handle his own personal struggles, Desmond victimizes his family with physical, verbal, and emotional acts of violence. Hope, a beautiful but heavy…

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14 Ways to Enjoy Being a Family

When you’re tired, hand your kids a brush, point to your head, and tell them to play beauty parlor. Take a bath with your infant. Make sure your husband is around for the handoff, so you can relax until the last minute. (Don’t forget to…

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A family that laughs together stay together……

This was the theme for this year’s October Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The goal was to bring awareness domestic violence awareness to men, women, youth, and family. October Domestic Violence Awareness Month was planned and coordinated by the Domestic Violence Action Team. The team would…

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