Raised for Local Nonprofits
1784 gifts
Totaling $279,742.24
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Raised for Local Nonprofits
1784 gifts
Totaling $279,742.24
Raised for Local Nonprofits
1784 gifts
Totaling $279,742.24

Loudoun Abused Women's Shelter

Mission

Providing free, confidential services to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and child abuse and working towards eliminating violence.

Profile

In the last year, we empowered 1,164 victims with the following services:

 

Emergency Shelter: Our emergency shelter provides a safe haven for victims escaping violence. Victims at our shelter receive safe housing, food, clothing, and case management services to assist them as they begin a violence-free life.

 

24-Hour Hotline: Our 24-hour crisis hotline provides a confidential place to call for crisis intervention, information and referral services related to domestic and sexual violence.

 

Legal Services: Our legal services provide consultation and legal representation to victims of domestic and sexual violence. Staff attorneys assist victims with obtaining protective orders and other family law issues such as divorce, child support, and custody. Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

 

Counseling and Advocacy: Our professional counselors provide emotional support to victims of domestic and sexual violence as they work towards recovering from the trauma of abuse. Trained advocates connect victims with the resources they need, create safety plans, and provide support during court hearings and forensic medical exams.

 

Support Groups: Our support groups for adult and child victims of domestic violence and sexual assault give survivors an opportunity to connect with others, reduce the isolation of abuse, and build a network of support.

 

Youth & Children's Services: Our children's services provide crisis intervention, case management, counseling, support groups, and information to child victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse. Information and support is also given to non-offending parents and caregivers through counseling and parenting classes.

 

Loudoun Child Advocacy Center: Our Child Advocacy Center, which provides a child-friendly location for law enforcement and Child Protective Services to interview children who are suspected victims of child abuse. Trained staff help connect child victims to trauma counseling and coordinate professionals from many Loudoun agencies working together to keep children safe and hold perpetrators accountable.

 

The Resourceful Woman Thrift Store: Our thrift store accepts gently used clothing and household items to support our shelter program and to provide items survivors in need of clothing and other items.

$9,256.75 received
in 60 gifts
and 4 prizes

Contact

105 East Market St
Leesburg VA 20176
Phone: 703-771-3398 x11

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