Stopping Women Abuse Now (SWAN) - Shelter for Victims of Domestic Violence & Homelessness

Shelter details

  • Added May 29, 2020 | Last Update Jun 3, 2022
  • 1114 South West St.,
       Olney, IL 62450
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  • (618) 392-3556

Mission Statement

"The purpose of SWAN is to provide a residential and walk-in program of services. This will include domestic violence victims, their children, the abuser, elderly who are abused in their home and in institutional settings, as well as those who are homeless. This provision of services includes a 24 hour telephone crisis line, counseling, legal advocacy, information/referrals, room and board, financial assistance with rent and utilities, food bank, public education, transportation, outreach, social service advocacy, crisis intervention and emergency medical care. The purpose provides for the clients the ability to make choices, learn alternatives, find options for a violence-free lifestyle, protect and intervene, solve problems and make positive changes in their lives. "
- Source: Stopping Women Abuse Now (SWAN) - Shelter for Victims of Domestic Violence & Homelessness website

Description

Services:

  • Shelter for Domestic Violence Victim
  • Provides on-site emergency shelter
  • Counseling
  • Support services
  • 24-hour hotline:(888) 715-6260

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