Domestic Violence Awareness Month – A Time to Take Action

October isn’t just a time to watch the leaves change, being domestic violence awareness month, it’s a time to reflect. Every minute, nearly 20 people are physically abused by their partner in the U.S. That’s more than 10 million women and men in the span of one year. Domestic Violence isn’t something we should keep silent about. At the 911 Cell Phone Bank, we’re taking action. The cell phones we collect and recycle are used to support our mission: to provide a no cost emergency contact to victims of abuse. But we aren’t the only ones taking action. We checked in with the organizations that support our mission to find out what they are doing in honor of this month. Taylor County Sheriff’s Off