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Kentucky Domestic Violence Association Oral History Project

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This collection focuses on domestic violence in Kentucky from the late 1960s to present. Interviewees discuss raising awareness for domestic violence, Kentucky's Department for Mental Health, comprehensive care for victims of abuse, and shelters for battered women and children. Other topics include funding and community support for domestic violence programs, legal justice for women, and social issues that provide a breeding ground for domestic violence. The complete collection record can be accessed on SPOKEdb, the Nunn Center's online collection catalog: <a href="http://kentuckyoralhistory.org/series/18867/kentucky-domestic-violence-a...