Advocate Directory

Advocates of Routt County
Mission statement

Advocates of Routt County supports and empowers all people impacted by sexual violence and abusive relationships; while disrupting all systems that tolerate and perpetuate such violence.

Brief description of services provided

We have a 24/7 safeline, confidential safehouse shelter, safety planning, assist with obtaining protection orders, advocate accompaniment for survivors (to law enforcement interviews, court hearings, etc.) and a robust social change program to prevent violence before it happens.

Good to know (internal only)
  • Serves statewide, prioritizing Steamboat Springs, Oak Creek, Hayden, and all other Routt County areas
  • Pet care partnership w RK Pet Ranch Boarding & Daycare
  • Transportation provided
  • Motel Vouchers possible
  • Rarely full – bed availability shared with Advocate
    • Phone screening required – 24/7 intake
    • Intakes after 7pm likely placed in hotel room for 1st night
  • Languages: English, Spanish, French (in person interpreter), Language Line
Service details (internal only)
  • Type: Confidential Safehouse Stay: 90 days w service engagement, 30 days w/out
  • Space: private room ADA: yes, 1 room
  • Safety: Unstaffed (staff only on-site when needed), outside cameras, Panic buttons
  • Pets: Service animals only, pet care partnership (off-site)
  • Rules/Reqs: No curfew, 2 large bags/person max, CM req for 90 days stay
  • Addt’l Services: Resource Nav, Advocacy & Accompaniment, 9 month transitional housing avail after shelter stay

Services available

Basic Needs Assistance
Resource navigation
Safehouse shelter, Transitional housing / short term residential program

Additional Information

Ages served
Adults, Accompanied minors
Genders served
All Genders
Specializations/Sensitive to
Language capacity
English, Spanish
Faith-based organization
Insurance required?
Services provided if legal status is unclear

Hours of Operation

8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm