Contra Costa Family Groups Merge to Offer a Single Voice Against Violence

Danville/San Ramon, Posted 07/18/2010

Since about 65 percent of families with domestic violence problems also involve child abuse, merging the Contra Costa County organizations that handle each was a logical move. Now, after about 18 months of work, that merger is official, with Concord-based groups STAND Against Domestic Violence and the Family Stress Center (FSC) looking for what the combined groups' Executive Director, Gloria Sandoval, calls synergy. READ THE FULL STORY.