1in6 has partnered with RAINN to launch the Peer SupportGroup (PSG), a new online service for peer-to-peer support among male survivors. Men can access the Peer SupportGroup during 90-minute sessions every Tuesday and Wednesday. These sessions are currently limited to 12 users per group to ensure that each participant receives the attention and security they deserve. Visit 1in6.org to learn more.
The Advocacy Resource Center (ARC) is a direct service program that provides assistance to survivors of crime. There are no client fees for services provided by the ARC. All records are confidential and are protected under Federal and Tribal law.
The Alliance Against Violence and Abuse, Inc., assists survivors of both domestic violence and sexual assault, as well as to anyone seeking more information.
Alliance Against Violence and Abuse, Inc. is a nonprofit agency dedicated to improving opportunities for all people who are abused. Our goal is to offer support, advocacy, encouragement, and to make options clear and available.
This organization conducts research and takes action to promote human rights and end discrimination of all kinds. Amnesty International strives to motivate the public and help transform communities in order to create a safer and more just world. Its Stop Violence Against Women Campaign strives to break the silence surrounding violence against women and create a world where all girls and women can experience freedom from violence and other social injustices.
The organization was formed in 1996 and incorporated in 2001 by former victims of relationship and family violence for the purposes of assisting others to find resources, receive guidance, and enjoy the support and empathy of others.
The mission is to provide protection and service to all.
ACCESS is an organization of people who are dedicated to empowering and enabling individuals, families, and communities to lead informed, productive, culturally sensitive, and fulfilling lives. This organization honors its Arab American heritage while serving as a non-profit model of excellence as a social service agency. We see ACCESS as an organization dedicated to the support of community building, actively focused on service to those in need within the broader community, to newly arrived immigrants, and as a strong advocate for cultural and social entrepreneurship, as well as the values of community service, healthy lifestyles, education, and philanthropy.
In April 1977, a group called the Jackson Area Council for Battered Women was formed because of its concern for family violence, the problems violence creates, and the lack of services available for victims in the area. To make the Council’s vision concrete, an established administrative agency was needed so that fund could be obtained. The Jackson Area Substance Abuse Clinic agreed to administer the program. The program began in December 1977 under the name AWARE – Abused Women’s Assistance and Resources. Until February 1978, the services were provided on a 24-hour basis by coordinatin
This shelter home is a safe space for victims (and their children) of domestic abuse and spousal harassment.
Bay Area Women's Center provides:
- 24-Hour Crisis, Information & Referral Phone Line
- Emergency Shelter
- Transitional Housing
- Individual Counseling
- Support Groups
- Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Program
- Legal Advocacy
- Housing Advocacy
- Community Education Programs
- Emergency Cell Phones
Welcome to the Branch County Coalition Against Domestic Violence serving all residents of Branch County who are victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking. Established in 1983, BCCADV is a nonprofit, community- based organization dedicated to providing services so that all relationships in our community are respectful, empowering and free of violence.
We strengthen and safeguard the families of Wexford and Missaukee counties.
The Caring House is a shelter and support center.
CEW provides counseling and educational programs to women and men regarding academic, career and life issues; conducts social research on policy and gender issues; and advocates for improved policy and practice.
We are here, ready to respond to a call in the middle of the night. We can offer a warm, clean bed; a safe place to stay; a way to escape from the violence and fear. We are the best place to go first. Our staff and volunteers are people who understand, people who are trained, people who will treat every woman with dignity, kindness and respect. We’re here for the victims of physical, emotional and sexual abuse, and for women facing other difficult challenges. We are the best place to go first. Call our crisis hotline at 616.392.1970 or 800.848.5991.
24 Hour Crisis Hotline: 231-723-6004 or 800-723-7220 Choices of Manistee County Incorporated provides emergency shelter for women and women with children.
C.O.V.E. empowers women and changes lives in Mason, Lake and Oceana Counties. Volunteers are always needed, goods, donations and all monies raised stay right here in rural Michigan. Make a difference today for the children of tomorrow. When the power of love overcomes the love of power, there will be peace.
The Community Health Center of Branch County provides access to safe, comprehensive, high quality healthcare services.
CAPS offers a variety of services aimed at helping students resolve personal difficulties and acquire the skills, attitudes, and knowledge that will enable them to take full advantage of their experiences at the University of Michigan.