The 'Language of Charity' is the highest, noblest, strongest kind of love. Charity impels us to be sympathetic and compassionate.


A Local Humanitarian Perspective

Today in our local shelter, there are ... 8 women, 8 children and 1 dog.
In 2012, the  > Domestic Violence Services (DVS)  provided the following services: • Sheltered 273 domestic violence victims and their children: 140 women, 129 children, 4 men • Provided 5,460 bednights • Answered 9,468 calls on 24-hour crisis line • Provided legal & support advocacy to 980 clients • Assisted with 221 protection orders.
Current Needs: The shelter is currently in need of silverware, tupperware, counter top canisters, liqued laundry soap, pots and pans. The children's program is currently in need of craft supplies and non-perishable snacks. If you are able to provide any needed items, please contact 735-1295.
A special thank you to all the members of our community who regularly and so generously support our agency!
He shall cover thee with his feathers, and under his wings shalt thou trust: his truth shall be thy shield and buckler. Psalm 91:4