New Canaan's Grace Farms Offers Assault Prevention Courses For Women

NEW CANAAN, Conn. -- The Grace Farms Foundation is hosting a course designed to educate women and girls on how to reduce their chances of becoming victims of assault and domestic violence.

Sharon Prince, president of Grace Farms Foundation.

Sharon Prince, president of Grace Farms Foundation.

Photo Credit: Grace Farms

The class, which includes a self-defense demonstration, will address the prevalence of sexual assault on college campuses, and the impact drugs and alcohol have on student behavior.

The course will meet twice a week for five weeks for an hour-and-a-half each day. The first class is scheduled to meet on Jan. 12, 2016, from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Other dates include Jan. 14, 19, 21, 26 and 28, and Feb. 2, 4, 9, and 11.

Admission is free, but registration is required.

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