Health & Medicine

Forum will address domestic violence

The public will have a chance to ask local political candidates questions about family violence, sexual assault and other crime concerns at a public forum Tuesday afternoon.

The candidate forum sponsored by the Domestic Violence Prevention Board will be 3 to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government Center, 200 East Main Street.

Candidates for Congress, state Senate and House, and District Court judge have been invited to appear. The questioning will focus on interpersonal and family violence issues, including child abuse, intimate partner violence, abuse of older people and people with disabilities, sexual assault and human trafficking.

For more information, call (859) 258-3803.