By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Southwest PA Says No More is launching a video series that addresses the role men play in preventing domestic violence and sexual assault and harassment.READ MORE: Two Men Injured In Late-Night Shooting In Wilkinsburg
In the “Dear Men” series, 11 men read letters from partner violence or abuse survivors. The stories recount how a bystander, either by speaking up or being there, made a difference whether he knew it or not.READ MORE: South Side Residents Fed Up With Violence, But Weary On New Restrictions
“The Father’s Day Pledge is an opportunity for more men to get involved in breaking the cycles of violence that devastate families and impact the safety and health of our communities and workplaces,” says Kristy Trautmann, founder of Southwest PA Says No More and executive director of FISA Foundation in a news release.
“Most men believe this is an important issue, and want to be involved, but are not sure what they can do to make a difference. This year, we offer simple ways to live the pledge and take action.”MORE NEWS: State Police In Kittanning Searching For Arson Suspect Following Reported Domestic Incident
You can watch the series online.