2 comments on “Gila River Reservation — Domestic Violence Shelter – Sacaton, Arizona

  1. “It feels so foreign to them that the further we take them for shelter, the quicker they turn around and come back.” – Kisa Cocoran. That statement highlights the importance of having LOCAL services to help the community instead of having to drive many miles to provide assistance.

    • I would have actually preferred this when I left in December 2012 but it wasn’t an option in my county, and two other counties didn’t have any space available. I wasn’t comfortable with the thought I could be putting family at any kind of risk, but certain people insisted. No one (man or woman) should ever feel like they are being backed into a corner and have to make this kind of choice. Ever.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s