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North Idaho women's center receives grant

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COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - The Coeur d'Alene Women's Center in northern Idaho will receive a $750,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice. The money will be used to develop the North Idaho Regional Coordinated Community Response Network to help prevent and respond to rural domestic violence. The network will work with existing programs in four northern Idaho counties to help with education and training programs concerning domestic violence. Anne Chatfield, Women's Center executive director, says the center will be placing one rural advocate in each of the four northern counties over the next several weeks.

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