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Advocates for Victims of Assault
Mission statement

To provide survivor-defined, trauma-informed services which enhance safety and justice for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and trauma, while promoting peace in our community.

Brief description of services provided

Advocates for Victims of Assault supports victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, and other trauma.
Program services:
Crisis intervention, limited transportation, operation of 24-hour domestic violence and sexual assault hotline, Assistance with rent, food, relocation and emergency financial assistance, Matched savings program where individuals work with their advocate to establish an agreed upon goal toward financial independence and self sufficiency, Provide contracted attorneys, free of charge, to represent victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in protection order hearings and U-Visa applications, Operate a low barrier pet-friendly emergency safe house for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault and their dependent children and Longer-term residency option for victims making 80% or less of the area median income.

Type of organization
Crisis Hotline with Resource Navigation
Financial Assistance
Long Term or Permanent Supportive Housing
Pro-Bono/Low Cost Legal Consultation and/or Representation
Safehouse Shelter
24/7 Crisis phone number:

Additional Information

Ages served
Adults, Accompanied minors
Genders served
All Genders
Specializations/Sensitive to
LGBTQ+, Individuals experiencing homelessness, Immigrants, Refugees, Asylum seekers, Limited English proficient individuals, Victims of crime
Language capacity
English, Spanish, Mandarin, French
Faith-based organization
Insurance required?
Services provided if legal status is unclear

Hours of Operation

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm