Peaceable Cities Evanston will host a panel discussion on Domestic Violence from 6 to 8 p.m. on Dec. 6 the Levy Center, 300 Dodge Ave.   

The schedule of presenters and topics is as follows:

“What Is Domestic Violence & How Does It Impact Youth & Families?” by Wendy Dickson, YWCA Domestic Violence Director

“Underlying Causes of Offender Behavior & Early Intervention Strategies” by Brian McHugh, Alternatives To Violence Program

“How Often Do Domestic Incidents Occur In Evanston and EPD Victim Services’ Response To Domestic Incidents?” by Beckie Fischer and Kelli Nelson, Evanston Police Victim Advocates

“How is Domestic Violence a Public Health Concern and How Can A Community Respond?” by Evonda Thomas-Smith, City of Evanston Director of Health and Human Services.

Those interested in attending or obtaining more information may email