The Five Main Characteristics of Battered Women Accepts blame for her abuse: “In reality a woman has no control over her abusive partner’s behavior. No matter what she does or does not do, the batterer chooses to hurt her.” In … Continue reading →
Due to recent health concerns amid the COVID-19 pandemic and with careful consideration of the guidelines provided by CDC and our government, we have made the decision to temporarily close our offices until further notice to best serve our clients while we practice social distancing for the safety of everyone in our communities.
We will still be providing advocacy services for Greenbrier, Mercer, Monroe, and Pocahontas Counties over our 24-hour hotline at (304) 645-6334. This includes: crisis support, information and referrals, assistance with Domestic Violence Protection Orders and Personal Safety Orders, and hospital accompaniment. Our shelter will also remain open, and we will handle intakes to the best of our capabilities at this time.
Please call (304)645-6334 with any questions and follow our Facebook page for updates.