MCC Daily Tribune

Domestic Violence Awareness Month at MCC

MCC is participating in the #NYGoesPurple4DV statewide campaign again this year. Thanks to the Facilities Department, this week you will see MCC buildings and signs illuminated in purple light to raise awareness about domestic violence and show that MCC stands with survivors.

Monday, October 15th (TODAY!)

The Counseling Center & Disability Services is holding a resource event today. Join us on the Terrace outside the cafeteria on the Brighton Campus between 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. to learn more about resources available right here at MCC.

Wednesday, October 17th

Learn more about community resources and connect with representatives from The Legal Aid Society of Rochester, RESOLVE of Greater Rochester, and Willow Domestic Violence Center. Tables will be setup in the Terrace outside the Cafeteria on the Brighton Campus during the college hour.

Thursday, October 18th

Another chance to connect with community resources and meet representatives from RESOLVE of Greater Rochester, RESTORE Sexual Assault Services, and Highland Family Planning. Tables will be setup in the Terrace outside the Cafeteria on the Brighton Campus between 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Thursday, October 18th

Workshop: Obtaining Orders of Protection in Family Court

PRISM Multicultural Center from 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. (space is limited, so arrive early!)

  • What is an order of protection? What does it do? How do I file for one? Join Hannah Sonner, Court Advocacy Program Coordinator - Willow Domestic Violence Center, and Jamilah Oquendo, Senior Probation Officer - Domestic Violence Intervention Unit - Monroe County Department of Probation-Community Corrections and learn more about the process for obtaining orders of protection in Family Court.

Lowe, Kristin
President's Office