Collin County is taking an uncommon method to combating domestic violence– through hairstylist.
The Cut It Out Initiative is Collin County’s way of assisting determine the indications of domestic violence by training hairstylist to identify those indications.
Charlise Hill-Larson, an interactions professional for the Texas Muslim Women’s Foundation informed the Plano Star Courier that hairstylist frequently have deep discussions with their customers.
” Hairstylists are truly able to hear and see things that possibly other individuals– even good friends– do not see or hear,” she stated.
A main kick-off for the effort is set for Oct. 2.
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month.