Columbus domestic violence shelter’s resources run low

Columbus’ Turning Point Domestic Violence Services needs help to purchase food for 17 children, an unusually large number being housed with their families at the agency’s facility.

“Our shelter has been overfull for the majority of the summer, and, unfortunately, the trend continues,” Turning Point President Lisa Shafran said.

“We have had a tremendous number of children in the shelter, and our resources for food have really been taxed as a result,” she added.

This story appears in the print edition of The Tribune. Subscribers can read the entire story online by signing in here or in our e-Edition by clicking here.

All content copyright ©2016 The Tribune, a publication of AIM Media Indiana unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Click here to read our privacy policy.