A Mayoral Proclamation has recognized October 2017 as Domestic Violence Awareness Month in the City of Fulton, recognizing the 30th anniversary of a nationwide effort born from victim service providers and survivors to raise awareness of the epidemic of domestic violence. Members of SAF, Oswego County’s domestic violence and rape crisis center were present at a recent meeting of the Fulton Common Council to accept the proclamation. Oswego County Opportunities (OCO) Services to Aid Families (SAF) has provided crisis, supportive, advocacy, and educational services throughout Oswego County for 30 years. SAF served nearly 550 survivors and answered more than 2,300 calls on its Crisis Hotline in 2016, however, crimes of domestic and sexual violence remain vastly underreported, the proclamation detailed.
SAF is the Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Program for Oswego County and provides services to those who are victims of stalking or any other physical violence.
Representatives from Oswego County Opportunities’ Services to Aid Families program, were on hand at the CNY Great Pumpkin Festival recently to promote the services offered through SAF and raise awareness about domestic violence.
On April 26, as part of National Crime Victims Week and Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Services to Aid Families, a division of Oswego County Opportunities, held a tree planting ceremony honoring victims of crime.
Services to Aid Families, a program of Oswego County Opportunities, will be holding a tree planting in the Town of Oswego in honor of crime victims.
During the month of January, Services to Aid Families, a program of Oswego County Opportunities, Inc., will be recognizing the 7th Annual National Stalking Awareness Month.
Throughout the month of October, Services to Aid Families (SAF), a division of Oswego County Opportunities, Inc. (OCO), will be celebrating Domestic Violence Awareness Month.Ãƒâ€šÃ‚Â SAF is the Licensed Domestic Violence Program & Certified Rape Crisis Center of Oswego County. SAF operates the Abuse & Assault Hotline (342-1600), which accepts collect calls within the county.
During the month of June, Services to Aid Families, a division of Oswego County Opportunities, will host its 14th annual White Ribbon Campaign.