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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month in New York State and across the country. Learn more about how you can get involved and check out the Start the Conversation Toolkit to learn how to raise attention and awareness about this important issue in your community. 'Wear Purple Day' is Thursday is October 20 this year. Tag us in your social media photos using @NYSOPDV and #NYGoesPurple4DV and #StartTheConversation.  

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