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Domestic violence counselors brace for possible uptick

ROANOKE (AP) Domestic violence counselors in Virginia say they are are preparing for a possible increase in cases as people spend more time at home during quarantines prompted by the coronavirus outbreak. Groups such as Total Action for Progress are concerned, The Roanoke Times reported. Stacey Sheppard, TAP’s director of human services, said the nonprofit's crisis intervention staffers ...

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