Venetian resort goes purple to recognize Domestic Violence Awareness Month

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS)– The Venetian resort tower signs go purple to recognize Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

This year, Oct. 21 is National Wear Purple Day, which is a national awareness day to honor survivors of domestic violence and further conversations around recognizing signs of domestic and gender-based violence, how to get help, and offering support to those who have experienced violence.

On average, more than 1 in 3 women and 1 in 4 men in the U.S. will experience rape, physical violence, and/or stalking by an intimate partner, according to the National Domestic Violence Hotline.

If you or someone you know needs help. Call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 800-799-7233. It is confidential and available 24/7.

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