North Adams: Forum addresses relational violence

"Understanding & Responding to Relational Violence: Building Safety in Our Homes and Communities" is the topic of the Northern Berkshire Community Coalition's forum from 10 a.m. to noon Friday, March 16, at First Baptist Church.

A panel will discuss the current services in place for support and the actionable steps that the community can take to further combat domestic/relationship violence in North Berkshire. A question and answer discussion will follow.

Attendees are asked to bring a non-perishable item for the Friendship Center Food Pantry.

Information: Amber Besaw, 413-663-7588, ext. 13, or


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