The Erie County Commission on the Status of Women in partnership with the U.S. Department of Labor's Women's Bureau will be hosting a webinar series on middle skills and women in the trades workforce development starting on December 14.
In the United States, one in four women will become a victim of domestic violence in her lifetime. The ECCSW works with the community to honor the lives of those affected by domestic violence through our Tribute Garden. Each year before Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October, we join with Cornell's Master Gardeners, local youth, and community members to maintain and expand the Tribute Garden while providing community education on the pervasive issue of domestic violence in Erie County.
In the United States, one in four women will become a victim of domestic violence in her lifetime. Here in Erie County, over 11,000 calls where placed to law enforcement to report an incident of domestic violence in 2014 (source: Erie County Central Police Services).