Any forced or unwanted sexual activity, including rape, incest, sexual abuse, and molestation.
We offer supportive counseling for residential and outreach clients, a women's support group run by these advocates is currently being offered for residential clients. We can also help with P.P.O's an N.C.O's and provide court support services.
Our mission is to serve survivors of domestic and sexual violence, to raise awareness, educate and involve the Tri-County communities.
Our vision is to provide a safe location where all the needs of victims are met, children are protected, violence stops, families heal and thrive, economic justice increases, hope is realized, batterers are held accountable, and all professionals work together.
Willful repeated or continued harassment that would
cause a person to feel terrorized, frightened, intimidated, threatened or harassed.
We offer youth support groups each week and individual sessions with residential and outreach clients. We can also provide presentations for schools to bring awareness to Teen Dating Violence & Domestic Violence.
Crime Victim Advocate
Our Shelter Statistics
Is a pattern of behavior
used to establish power
and control over another person through fear and intimidation, often including the threat or use of violence
Our outreach offices are located in Menominee, MI and Manistique, MI on a part time basis. Like crime victim advocates they can provide crisis intervention when needed, transportation, information/referrals, housing and employment resources. Court support is also available for each outreach office.
As an advocate we have numerous forms of advocacy we provide for our shelter residents and our outreach clients. We are able to provide transportation, information/referrals, housing and employment resources. We answer the crisis line and do our best to help the caller see their options so that they can pave their way to safety. Education, awareness and collaboration in the community is also important to these roles. We work together as a team to insure our clients can see all of their options so that they can move forward to a healthier and safe life.