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Victim Advocacy

Victim Advocacy

The Victim Service program is committed to assisting victims and survivors of domestic, sexual & dating violence, victims of stalking and human trafficking through our Advocacy program. The primary goal of our program is to provide a support system. We will provide support, information, counseling, education, and educate about the dynamics of a domestic violence relationship.

Services Include

  • Create a safety plan
  • Assist in the filing process for an injunction for protection order
  • Provide legal advocacy support- court accompaniment during the hearing
  • Arrange for Interpreters for court appearances for non- English speaking victims
  • Assist in the completion of application for the Address Confidentiality Program
  • Assist in the completion of application forms for Crime Victims Compensation, for medical & counseling bills or lost wages incurred as a result of the crime.
  • We provide a Personal Protection class for Women’s Center clients
  • Emergency Housing

Signs of domestic violence

  • Does your partner put you downs or act in ways that scare you?
  • Are you physically assaulted or threaten to be assaulted?
  • Control what you do, who you see or talk to, or where you go?
  • Stop you from seeing your friends or family members?
  • Take your money or paycheck, make you ask for money, or refuse to give you money?
  • Make all of the decisions?
  • Tell you that you’re a bad parent or threaten to take away or hurt your children?
  • Threaten to commit suicide?
  • Prevent you from working or going to school?
  • Act like the abuse is NO big deal or is your fault, or even deny doing it?
  • Destroy your property or threaten to kill your pets?

If you answered yes, to any of these questions you may want to speak with a victim advocate to explore options.