GLENDALE — October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and YWCA Glendale is raising awareness by hosting a Domestic Violence Community Forum on Thursday, October 11, 6:00-8:00 p.m at the Glendale Central Library.

Partnering with the City of Glendale Commission on the Status of  Women & Assemblymember Laura Friedman, this panel discussion will discuss how domestic violence affects the community. Q+A session to follow.

Panelists include experts from YWCA Glendale, Glendale Police Department, Glendale Unified School District and the Armenian Council of America.

Lucy Vartanian, a member of the Armenian Council of America’s Legal Aid initiative, will discuss domestic violence issues and their impact on family law courts.

Lucy is an attorney at the law offices of Feinberg, Mindel, Brandt & Klein, LLP in the Family Law Department. Lucy’s practice focuses exclusively on family law issues, including dissolution of marriage, paternity matters, premarital agreements and domestic violence restraining orders. Lucy has successfully prevailed in several domestic violence restraining order hearings through the Los Angeles Superior Court, obtaining maximum five-year restraining orders for her clients.

This is a free event open to the public.

Free parking available at the Glendale Marketplace.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Sign Up for Our Newsletters

Get notified of the latest updates from MassisPost.

You May Also Like

$3.2 Million Raised in Support of the AGBU Humanitarian Emergency Relief Fund for Syrian Armenians

NEW YORK — The past six months have brought an unprecedented wave…

“Introductory Books on the Armenian Genocide”: Politics, Prose and Poetry

By Alan Whitehorn As we approach the 100th memorial year of the…

US State Department’s Report on Human Rights in Armenia

WASHINGTON, DC — The most significant human rights problems in Armenia were…

Senate Appropriations Committee Supports Continued Assistance for Armenia and Nagorno Karabakh

WASHINGTON, DC — The Senate Appropriations Committee has approved its version of…