Domestic Violence & Abuse Advocacy

Domestic Violence & Abuse Prevention

If you have found yourself or a loved one in a uncertain or unsafe domestic position, help is as close as a text or call away. 

MULTIPLE COUNTIES

Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA). CASA volunteers are community members appointed to advocate for abused & neglected children in the court system. Volunteers meet regularly with their appointed children to monitor their cases, meet with people in the children’s lives, then write a court report & recommendation on behalf of the child or children. National CASA: http://www.casaforchildren.org. (800) 628-3233. California CASA:

http://www.californiacasa.org. (510) 663-8440.

CASA of Butte, Glenn, Shasta & Tehama Counties; Redding. http://www.nvcss.org/casa. 2400 Washington Ave. (Regional Office). (844) 254-CASA.

CASA of Siskiyou County; Yreka. http://www.siskiyoucasa.org. 700 S. Main St., Ste. 4. (530) 841-0844.

Loveisrespect. National helpline for teens & young adults; text messaging & IM/online chat service to talk with a peer advocate for assistance & support. Informative website packed with resources & live 24-hour chat. http://www.loveisrespect.org. Text “loveis” to 22522. (866) 331-9474.

The National Domestic Violence Hotline. 24 hours daily. Website offers resources for survivors, family & friends, how to support somebody in an abusive relationship, how to tell if you are in an abusive relationship, fact sheets & more. http://www.thehotline.org. (800) 799-7233 or  (800) 787-3224 (TTY).

Northern California Anti-Trafficking Coalition (NCAT). This Shasta County-based coalition, formed by concerned moms, dads, & citizens, seeks to raise awareness of & end sex trafficking in northern California. Anyone can join the network to offer essential resources like medical care, food, shelter, transportation, counseling & legal guidance. http://www.ncatcoalition.org.

 

BUTTE COUNTY

6th Street Center for Youth; Chico. Offers services for homeless youth ages 14-24. Assistance ranges from help with basic needs (i.e., shower, laundry facilities, a hot meal, clothing, a haircut), to intensive case management & counseling, to educational, employment & life skills support.

http://www.6thstreetcenter.org. 130 W. 6th. St. (530) 894-8008.

Butte County Child Abuse Hotline:

(800) 400-0902. or (530) 538-7882.

Catalyst Domestic Violence Services; Chico/Oroville/Paradise. Services include domestic violence advocacy, restraining order assistance, court accompaniment, counseling services, weekly drop-in support groups for women, crisis line. http://www.catalystdvservices.org. (530) 343-771 (Chico). (800) 895-8476 (24-hr hotline).

Ridge Coalition for Peace & Justice; Paradise. Support, mediation & advocacy for those who have experienced bullying, harassment, or violence resulting from prejudice. Bullying prevention programs for youth. All-ages activities that promote diversity. http://www.ridgecoalition.org.

(530) 762-1333.

 

SHASTA COUNTY

24-hour Child Abuse Hotline; Shasta County. (530) 225-5144.

24-hour Crisis Hotline; Shasta County. (530) 244-0117. Shingletown/Burney/Intermountain Area: (844) 244-0117.

24-hour Mental Health Hotline; Shasta County. (530) 225-5252.

Hope for Healing Support Group; Redding. For women who have been or are in an abusive relationship. Ongoing group addresses symptoms related to the aftermath of family violence. Mon 5:30-7pm. http://www.OSPshasta.org. 2250 Benton Dr.

(530) 244-0117.

One SAFE Place; Redding. Provides comprehensive services to victims of domestic, sexual, child & elder abuse. Offers accessible, coordinated & culturally sensitive services to ensure safety, healing & self-sufficiency. http://www.ospshasta.org. Client services center, 24-hour crisis hotline. 2250 Benton Dr. (530) 244-7233.

The Youth Violence Prevention Council of Shasta County; Redding. Provides services to help prevent youth violence & promote a safe & healthy community. A variety of programs for youth include Youth/Peer Court, Shasta Youth Leadership Camp, mentoring, smoking cessation & Triple P (Positive Parenting Program). http://www.yvpc.org. 1700 Pine St., Ste. 250. (530) 244-7194.

 

SISKIYOU COUNTY

Siskiyou County Child & Elder Abuse Hotline: (530) 842-7009.

 

TEHAMA COUNTY

Alternatives to Violence; Red Bluff. Serving all of Tehama County.  Provides a comprehensive range of services for victims/survivors of domestic violence & their children. Services include:  counselling & legal assistance, survivor education & support group, emergency shelter. Walk-in crisis services Mon-Fri 9am-4pm.  http://www.atvrb.org. Business Center: 1805 Walnut St.

(530) 528-0300. 24-hour hotline:

(530) 528-0226 & (800) 324-6473.

Tehama County Child Abuse Hotline: (800) 323-7711 or (530) 527-1911.

Updated September 2017 RD

 

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North State Parent is a free monthly publication that circulates within five California counties: Butte, Glenn, Shasta, Southern Siskiyou and Tehama. Our pages are filled with family-oriented places to go, services and products geared for women and things to do; a focus on parenting, community, health, education, teens, youth, and much more.

Updated: Sep 10, 2017 @ 11:46 am