Get Help

Checklist

  • Call Our Domestic Violence Crisis Hotline 770-413-5557
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  • Tell a trusted love one
  • Find a safe place to go (family, friends, or a women’s shelter)
  • Gather as many important documents as you can before you leave (birth certificates, passports, social security card, any medication)
  • Save some cash if you can
  • Establish a code word between family & friends to let them know that you are in danger
  • Plan a safe way to leave

IF YOU ARE IN IMMEDIATE DANGER, CALL 911.

If you are currently in an abusive relationship, victim of trafficking or sexual assault, call our 24/7 hotline for assistance: (770)41605557

Our victims advocates and staff are available to connect you with services and provide instructions on getting to safety.

Services and Programs

for Victims and Survivors

Our goal is to help each client become empowered with the tools, skills, and self-confidence necessary to live a life free from violence.  We recognize that each of our clients is unique and has her own strengths and challenges.  We are always willing to tailor services to meet clients’ individual needs.  Clients do not have to reside in our shelter to receive services.

  • Shelter
  • 24/7 Crisis Line: 770-413-5557
  • Multi-lingual Staff
  • Legal Advocacy
  • Counseling
  • Children’s Program
  • Parenting Skills Training
  • Financial Skills Building
  • Job Training
  • Interview and Resume-Writing Skills
  • Medication Management Assistance
  • Affordable Health Care
  • SNAP & Medicaid Applications
  • Immigration Paperwork
  • Transitional & Permanent Housing

Our Sexual Assault & Rape Prevention Program (S.A.R.A.) offers assistance with the following services:

  • Counseling
  • Legal Advocacy
  • Accompaniment to Assault-Related Medical Appointments
  • Victim Compensation
  • Relocation

24/7 Crisis Hotline

(770)413-5557

Are you at risk of becoming a victim of domestic violence?

If you answer YES to four or more of the questions below, you may be at risk.

  • Do you often feel powerless and unable to control your life?
  • When something good happens, do you feel as if you don’t deserve it?
  • Do you tend to blame yourself for things that go wrong?
  • Do you usually feel that you don’t have the right to say “no” when someone wants something from you?
  • Are you the child or relative of someone who has been abused?
  • If someone apologizes to you for hurtful behavior, do you easily forgive the person?
  • Is it difficult for you to share your true feelings with someone else?
  • Do you think your happiness depends on having a boyfriend/girlfriend?
  • Do you allow yourself to accept abuse from others?
  • If you felt you were a potential victim in a relationship, would you try to stick it out?

If you are experiencing domestic violence or think that you could be at risk, please know that it is not your fault.  Help and support exist to help you end the abusive relationship and start a life free from violence.  Please call us at (770) 416-5557 to speak with a trained advocate.

Community Resources

Caminar Latino

(404) 413-6348

Direct services for Latino families affected by domestic violence.
Click here to learn more

Tapestri

(404) 377-0701

Providing direct services for survivors of human trafficking and domestic violence.
Click here to learn more

Ahimsa House

404-496-4038

Providing assistance to victims of domestic violence with pets who need temporary shelter for their pets.
Click here to learn more

Atlanta Legal Aid Society

(404) 377-0701

Referrals and legal representation to victims of domestic violence.
Click here to learn more

24 Hour Hotline: 770-413-5557
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