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Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Services

McKean County Victims’ Resource Center

Hotline: Our 24-hour hotline is accessible 7 days a week, 365 days a year by calling 1-888-822-6325

Crisis Counseling: A crisis counselor is available 24 hours a day to provide support, list options, and assist the victim.

Emergency Room Accompaniment: Trained advocates are available to support a victim through all hospital procedures necessary due to domestic violence injuries or sexual assault.

Legal Advocacy: Victims are assisted in understanding their legal rights and options and may request accompaniment to all court related proceedings or trials.

Emergency Shelter: Thirty days of temporary emergency shelter can be provided for victims of domestic violence and their children.

Support Groups: Provide emotional support from peers who have experienced domestic violence or sexual abuse.

Community Prevention Education: Training provided to community and school groups which is designed to increase awareness of domestic violence and sexual assault issues.