Program Components

CHILDREN’S SERVICES
Social/learning group activities
Individual counseling
Clothing and Toys
Parenting support/education activities
Advocacy
Referrals

COMMUNITY EDUCATION/OUTREACH
Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault education/awareness Presentations
Coordinate/participate in local collaborative bodies (boards, councils, committees)
Distribute quarterly news letters
Distribute informational brochures
Utilize multi-media resources to raise public awareness of domestic/sexual violence victims’ needs and services

COUNSELING/PERSONAL ADVOCACY
Crisis Counseling/support
Individual counseling services
Support group activities
Group learning activities
Clothing/food/household goods
Individual need based advocacy
Referrals

CRISIS SERVICES
24 Hour toll free crisis telephone line
24 Hour on-call advocacy
24 Hour access to safe shelter
Referrals

DISPLACED HOMEMAKERS PROGRAM
Pre-employment skills development
Life skills activities
Job search assistance
Vocational exploration
School enrollment assistance
Post employment support
Clothing
Referrals

LEGAL ADVOCACY
Individual victim civil legal advocacy and support
Chair local Coordinating Councils
Systems change
Solicit low/no costs civil legal assistance
Community outreach and education
Referrals

RESIDENTIAL
Safe shelter
Transitional housing
Permanent Supportive Housing (June 2001)
Referrals

SEXUAL ASSAULT SERVICES
Crisis advocacy and support
Individual counseling
Support group
Prevention education
Community outreach and education
Systems change
Referrals