Substance Abuse and Trauma

Many types of trauma, including; domestic violence, rape, emotional abuse, physical abuse, etc. can change a person’s life. Even as physical marks heal, emotional scars are left making it difficult to function. One of the most common coping mechanisms is, drug and...

Campus Sexual Assault Advocate

Campus Sexual Assault Advocate

According to the National Sexual Violence Resource Center, 1 in 5 women and 1 in 16 men are assaulted during their time in college. With this knowledge and the visibility of high profile sexual assault cases in the news, the campus in our area realized that resources...

Change A Life

Change A Life

"Approximately 15 million children are growing up with domestic violence in the U.S. alone. As many as 40 million adults are likely to have been exposed to domestic violence over their lifetime." "Developed by the world’s leading researchers and endorsed by UNICEF and...

LGBTQ+ Safe Zone

LGBTQ+ Safe Zone

The Shelter is LGBTQ+ Safe Zone trained:   LGBTQ+ Safe zone means that we are a place open to talking about and being supportive of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer/Questioning +. Below we will give you an overview of the program. You can learn more...

Awareness of Domestic Violence is Key

Awareness of Domestic Violence is Key

Awareness of the impact of Domestic Violence is critical, as is educating the public as to its effects is essential in ending the cycle of violence. -- In this country a women is beaten every 9 seconds -- Domestic Violence is the leading cause of injury to women...