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Every Home a Safe Home

HAVEN is a non-profit organization that serves Wasco, Sherman, Gilliam and Wheeler counties. HAVEN advocates for victims and survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, teen dating violence and stalking through, intervention, prevention and education programs, services, existing legal and social-service providers, so that victims are aware of their rights and can become empowered to reclaim their lives.

Abuse can be – physical, emotional and/or sexual. Batterers will also use religion, faith and household finances against their partners. Some victims who use our services are in physical danger, others live with controlling partners in relationships that are emotionally abusive. Explore our site to learn how to get help, how to get involved, how to donate and how to learn more about domestic violence in our community. Together, we will build violence-free communities one family at a time…

HAVEN offers:

Survivor Advocacy Services

  • Free confidential, 24 hour Crisis Support-line
  • Hospital Response
  • Emergency Victim Assistance
  • Individual Advocacy
  • Adult Advocacy
  • Teen Advocacy
  • Court Advocacy
  • Emergency Short Term Shelter
  • Peer Counseling
  • Adult and Teen Support Groups
  • Information & Referral

Community Education Services

  • Training offered to the community, including; law enforcement, medical personnel, faith communities, educators and other professionals
  • Volunteer Advocate training for domestic and teen dating violence and sexual assault
  • Speaker’s Bureau training
  • Community education and training
  • Domestic Violence in the Workplace training
  • Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault workplace and school policy advising

Prevention Education Services

  • Primary prevention work with students focusing on healthy relationships, teen dating violence, media literacy, technology and abuse, gender norms and expectations
  • Teen-dating violence and school policies regarding sexual assault

The information found on this site is not to replace the one-on-one advocacy and services HAVEN provides. The visitor agrees not to hold HAVEN From Domestic Violence responsible for any damages that might result from using information provided on this site.

If you are in danger, call 911 immediately.

HAVEN is a United Way Agency

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