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Domestic/Sexual Assault Outreach Center is changing

Director explains what lies ahead and outlines a strategy for the future

September 2, 2012
Messenger News

Some of you may have heard the Domestic/Sexual Assault Outreach Center is facing a restructuring scheduled to take place July 1, 2013. The reason for this strategic funding and service plan for victim services is a budget deficit facing our programs across the state of Iowa. Over the past four years I have seen the available money for our program shrink and unfortunately we are not alone. Programs struggling to make payroll are still keeping their doors open. Outreach offices are closing and response time in times of crisis is compromised.

 
 
 

 

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