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From “I feared for my life and for my children’s lives,” Ms. Murphy says, struggling to contain her tears, even though years have passed. “I was lost. I didn’t know where to turn for help.”

A friend recommended Luke’s Place.

Ms. Murphy had never heard of the local agency — it’s a place many people are unfamiliar with until they need it.

“I am so thankful they were here,” she says. “I had no resources, no finances, nothing.”

This year, Luke’s Place marks 10 years of supporting abused women and their children through the family law process.

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