Who We Are
Established in 1985, Haven House will celebrate 30 years of assisting victims of domestic violence in 2015. Thanks to your generosity and support, Haven House continues to reach out to victims of domestic violence in our community by providing needed services to victims such as a 24 hour crisis line, shelter, counseling, court advocacy, outreach assistance, and referrals. You, our supporters, are changing lives; victims are becoming survivors and hope is being restored. To learn more about who we are and what we do Click Here to Read Our Newsletter.
Haven House Family Shelter strives to provide services and support to domestic violence and family violence victims and their children through crisis intervention, safe shelter, outreach services, court advocacy, counseling, education, and referrals in order to empower victims to become survivors and break the cycle of abuse.
Haven House strives to end domestic violence and abuse in our community by first providing safety and essential services to victims so they can heal from the trauma of abuse and be empowered to live free from abuse. We hope education about the dynamics of domestic violence and early warning signs of abusive behavior will help prevent abuse through awareness. We work together with our community to provide a web of support for survivors and decrease overall violence by promoting peace in the home.
Haven House respects privacy and confidentiality for all victims with respect and protection for a client’s civil and legal rights. Haven House staff strives responds compassionately to a client’s situation in a nonjudgmental way. Haven House staff strives to provide each victim and survivor with individualized services according to need and provide guidance for their safety with a trauma informed approach. HAVEN HOUSE FAMILY SHELTER DOES NOT DISCRIMINATE IN THE PROVISION OF SERVICES BASED ON AGE, RACE, CREED, GENDER, ETHNICITY, COLOR, NATIONAL ORIGIN, MARITAL STATUS, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, HANDICAP OR RELIGION. HAVEN HOUSE FAMILY SHELTER ASSURES THAT IT IS HANDICAPPED ACCESSIBLE AND MEETS LOCAL CODES. All Haven House services are free of charge.