Support Groups, Advocacy & Outreach

We are dedicated to helping survivors of abuse.

When it comes to healing from domestic violence

You need people you can talk to on a regular basis.

Domestic violence, or intimate partner violence (IPV) is a public health problem that affects millions of people in the US each year.

Over 43 million women and 38 million men have experienced psychological aggression by an intimate partner in their lifetime. Survivors can experience mental health problems such as depression and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms.

ongoing communication not only helps you make sense of what you're experiencing, but also provides support, validation, and resources from people who have been through the same things you've been through.
Help For Abused Partners Support Groups are offered for both Emergency Shelter clients and Outreach Program clients.

24-Hour Crisis Line
We have trained specialists that staff the crisis line which is in operation 24 hours a day/7 days a week. The Crisis Line number is:

A little help goes a long way!

Whether you’re healing from domestic violence or looking for a path to safety and out of an abusive relationship, support groups can help you move forward in your quest to heal from the abuse. Support groups provide a safe, confidential environment for sharing experiences and feelings, learning coping techniques, and other skills to practice self-care. Support groups also allow you to connect with others in a similar situation, which can help with the feelings of loneliness and isolation.

Bilingual Services

Individual advocacy, support, education and referrals are provided to the Spanish-speaking community. Spanish support groups are available each week, which are currently operating virtually. Our bilingual advocates can provide one-on-one support to Spanish-speaking victims as well.