Turning Point Domestic Violence Services

Shelter details

  • Added Aug 17, 2021 | Last Update Sep 20, 2021
  • P.O. Box 103
       Columbus, IN 47402
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  • (812) 379-5575

Description

SERVICES
At Turning Point, we offer a wide variety of services including
1. A 24-hr Crisis/Help Line
2. Emergency Shelter Services
3. Outreach
4. Prevention Education and Professional Training
5. Children's Program
6. Legal Services

EMERGENCY SHELTER
Turning Point offers a 25-Bed Emergency Shelter for adult women, men, and their dependent children who are victims of Domestic Violence and/or Sexual Assault. Shelter services include; crisis intervention, danger assessment, individualized safety planning, legal advocacy, and skill building activities in the form of life skills groups, educational support groups focused on recovering from the trauma of abuse, and substance abuse screening and education. In addition the victim is provided with assistance in accessing community resources. All services are completely free of charge. Personal care items such as, shampoo, soap, and other toiletries are provided.

TRANSITIONAL HOUSING
Transitional Housing is available for victimized individuals and/or families who are dedicated to breaking free from violence and continuing to participate in Turning Point Programming. Transitional Housing is available for up to 24 months. Questions regarding the shelter can be answered through the Crisis/Helpline: 1-800-221-6311 Shelter Director 812-379-5575 ext. 110

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