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Managing Attorney: Eric Rosenblad
1000 Westchester Drive
Salina, Kansas 67401
Eric Rosenblad, project ...
Eric Rosenblad, project director for the Pittsburg field office of the Kansas Legal Services, presents Frontenac police officer Billy Tomasi a certificate of appreciation for the work Tomasi has done in the field of domestic violence.
Eric Rosenblad, project director at the Pittsburg field office of Kansas Legal Services, said those numbers do not indicate that a poor economy directly cause more domestic violence.
What they show rather is that as economies sour, more people have fewer resources with which to deal with domestic violence incidents.
"Domestic violence is not caused by stress," he
"We established this annual seminar to provide current training on topics that are going to be helpful to all of us," Rosenblad
said during a break in the seminar, which took place at Pittsburg Memorial Auditorium.
said Tomasi was chosen this year because "he has consistently shown care and compassion."
said seminars such as the one held Friday are a major component in the battle against domestic violence.
"The task force here in Crawford County is one of the most effective ones in the state of Kansas," he
14th Judicial District of Kansas - January 2005 Newsletter
Eric Rosenblad, KLS regional services legal director, will manage the project.
April 1 is the target date to open the office which will be in the Judicial Center
, 300 E. Main St., Independence.KLS
is a statewide, non-profit organization providing civil legal assistance, mediation and employment training to low income persons.It was established in 1977 to make legal help more widely available to the poor, according to Rosenblad
Since the 1970's, KLS
has "progressively focused its efforts on special needs individuals," he
Those include victims of domestic violence, the homeless, the elderly, farmers, those with disabling conditions, children in foster care "and persons who need basic life skills and employment training," Rosenblad
provides a way "for keeping many low-income people from falling permanently into the category of chronically poor," he
said, as well as providing a way for "many low-income people to successfully get back on their feet and become self sustaining."
United Way of Southwest Missouri - Partner Agencies
Kansas Legal Services
408 N. Walnut
Pittsburg, KS 66762
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