Services below are provided to clients free of charge and are financially supported by donations and grants. This includes information and referral for victims of domestic violence, their families and friends, and other service providers.
DVS provides temporary shelter in a confidential location for victims of domestic violence and their children. These services include:
- Food and clothing
- Counseling, support groups, and domestic violence education
- Information and referral
- Children’s counseling and support
DVS offers a variety of housing options and opportunities; emergency shelter for victims of domestic violence in imminent danger, Permanent Housing with support services for families leaving the DVS shelter or experiencing domestic violence, flexible funding to provide one time financial assistance to help families keep or get into permanent housing as funds are available.
- Legal information and education
- Referral for legal representation
- Assistance with protection orders
- Criminal processes
- Civil processes
- Other legal issues
Community Support Groups
Support groups are available for those who are or have been physically or emotionally abused.
Speakers, trainings, and workshops are available.