Volunteers Help People in Crisis

MEDFORD, Ore. — Lezley Sanders answers the phone at the Community Works Crisis Helpline, “Good morning, Helpline.” She has been a volunteer at Helpline for the past 16 years. “I think one little thing that I can do is answer a phone at a crisis line, we all have time to do that.” The Crisis … Continue reading »

Military Looks at Ashland Police Program

ASHLAND, Ore. — A panel created by the Department of Defense is taking a close look at an Ashland program designed to help victims of sexual assault. One Ashland officer recently returned to southern Oregon after showing how the program can help sexual assault reporting in the military. The program is called “You Have Options.” … Continue reading »