Women's Shelter and Support Center
Domestic Violence Support Services
PO Box 457, Rochester, MN, 55903-0457
Distance: 998 Miles
This program provides support to people in abusive situations and works to reduce spousal abuse and family violence.
Programs may include crisis intervention for battered women, and domestic violence education and prevention.
A resource center is open to the public and offers legal advocacy, support groups, computers, programming and resources for women facing domestic violence.
* Children's programs
* Support groups
* Safety planning
* Housing options
* Assistance with criminal and civil court issues
* Assistance in writing Orders for Protection and Harassment Orders
* Applying for government assistance
* A trained, dedicated advocate guides victims through the criminal court process when a partner is charged with domestic assault.
There is no fee for these services.
|Main - Crisis Line||(507) 285-1010|
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
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FN-1500.1900-800Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Prevention Definition
Programs that attempt to reduce the incidence of physical, emotional and sexual abuse of individuals by their spouses or partners through a variety of educational interventions which may focus on the likely victims of abuse, potential perpetrators, people who work with families and/or the community at large.
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-0500.0300At Risk Families Definition
Families who, because of their economic or environmental situation or history or a health problem or disability, are considered more likely than others to follow a generational pattern of self-destructive behavior, criminal activity, gang involvement, substance abuse, child abuse, welfare dependency, chronic unemployment, homelessness, unwanted pregnancy and other problems which threaten the health, safety and/or personal development of family members.
YJ-2075Families/Friends of Abused Women/Men Definition
The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people who have been involved in domestic violence or abuse, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by ongoing interaction with and concern about living in a violent and/or abusive environment.