Advocates for Family Peace
Advocates for Family Peace - NE St. Louis County
820 9th St N, Ste 150, Virginia, MN, 55792-2347
Access to a network of people willing to provide short or long-term shelter in their homes or other facilities
Services are available to individuals experiencing domestic violence, sexual assault victims or fleeing a threatening situation.
Emergency Safe Housing is available on a short term, temporary basis to meet the immediate safety needs of victims and their children fleeing intimate partner domestic violence. People staying may also receive help with essential transportation, food, clothing, child care, and medical attention.
- Free / no cost to eligible clients
There is no fee for this service.
8:30am - 3:30pm
Northeastern St. Louis County
|Emergency or 24 Hour||(800) 909-8336||24/7|
Taxonomy Terms Used: Clicking a taxonomy term from the list below launches a new search.
BH-1800.1500-750Safe Houses Definition
Networks of people who are willing to provide short or long-term shelter in private homes, places of worship or other facilities for individuals experiencing domestic violence, sexual assault survivors, undocumented people and others who are fleeing a dangerous or threatening situation and who have no other safe alternatives. These homes or facilities may also provide for the basic subsistence needs of residents including food, clothing and, in some cases, a variety of social services. Also included are organizations that refer people who are in need of this service to the nearest safe house.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
YJ-2075.1500Children of Abused Women/Men Definition
Children and adolescents whose own personal, social and familial coping have been affected by the presence of domestic violence/abuse in their home.
Groups of people, usually consisting of parents (mothers and fathers) and children, who live together in a common dwelling and depend on one another for support.
YX-0300.0190Abused Women Definition
Adult women who have been subjected to a persistent pattern of physical, sexual and/or emotional abuse and intimidation by their husbands or intimate partners.