Services

In-Shelter Services
  • 24-hour crisis hotline: 1-800-650-6522 or in the Dothan calling area: 334-793-2232

  • Safe shelter with a bed capacity of 27 bed spaces, however no one is ever turned away due to a lack of bed space

  • Information on the dynamics of domestic violence and sexual assault

  • Individual and group supportive counseling

  • Self-help and life skills educational programs

  • Case planning and case management

  • Information and referral to existing community agencies

  • Assistance in filing Alabama Crime Victims Compensation and follow-up application

  • Advocacy including court and hospital accompaniment

  • Basic necessities; food, clothing, personal hygiene supplies, etc

  • Transportation to and from work in the Dothan area and appointments

  • Tutorial Services for children

  • Children's Group (group counseling for children - 4 hours weekly)

  • Legal information and advocacy

  • Support group for battered/formerly battered women

  • Support group for survivors of sexual assault

Out-of-Shelter Services
  • Individual supportive counseling

  • 24 hour crisis hotline: 1-800-650-6522 or in the Dothan calling area: 334-793-2232

  • Case planning and case management

  • Information, referral and advocacy with community agencies

  • Legal information and advocacy

  • Assistance in filing Alabama Crime Victims Compensation and follow-up application

  • Support group for battered/formerly battered women

  • Support group for survivors of sexual assault

  • Educational programs for partners of sexual assault survivors

  • Information on the dynamics of domestic violence and sexual assault

  • Advocacy, hospital and court accompaniment

Community Services
  • Law enforcement training

  • In-service training for professionals

  • Prevention and Education Speakers Bureau

  • Dating violence programs for youth, ages 12 and over

  • Community Education

  • Multi-disciplinary task force teams

  • Volunteer program and training

  • SANE/SART program