At the heart of the work with issues of domestic violence is DAIS. The opening of the Mortenson Family Center for Hope and Safety has greatly increased the focus on issues of domestic violence and the resources to deal with those issues. Here are a few links to information about DAIS and the new shelter.
Domestic Abuse Intervention Services web site.
WISC-TV “For the Record” conversation with DAIS director Shannon Barry and Dane County Sheriff Dave Mahoney, led by Neil Heinen of Channel 3.