Help Us To Save We Serve Victims Of Domestic Violence

The Shelter Home of Caldwell County (SHCC) provides emergency and support services for survivors/victims of domestic violence, rape, and sexual assault and their children.

If you or someone you know needs help, many organizations and professionals are available to provide counsel and support. The first steps are to see a doctor with any physical injuries and report a crime to law enforcement officers. SHCC provides victim advocacy services to help you navigate the system or find shelter. 

help us to save We serve victims of violence

The Shelter Home of Caldwell County (SHCC) provides emergency and support services for victims/survivors of domestic violence, rape and sexual assault and their children.

If you or someone you know needs help, many organizations and professionals are available to provide counsel and support. The first steps are to see a doctor with any physical injuries and report a crime to law enforcement officers. SHCC provides victim advocacy service to help you navigate the system or find shelter. 

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For forty years, the Shelter Home of Caldwell County has been a haven for women and children who need safe shelter and services to begin their recovery from the trauma of family violence. Since opening our doors in 1978, we have provided services for over 10,000 victims from Caldwell County and the surrounding area.

OUR MISSION

  • Provide safety and basic needs to victims of domestic violence, rape and sexual assault
  • Listen, help clients identify their options and discover their strengths
  • Provide information, referrals and positive support for change
  • Inform, educate and provide prevention services to the community

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The key to our overall success is a strong connection with the local community. Your support and participation are vital to help the SHCC continue providing services to women and children whose lives have been affected by family violence. There are many ways you can help….

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The Shelter Home of Caldwell County (SHCC) provides emergency and support services for victims/survivors of domestic violence, rape and sexual assault and their children.

If you or someone you know needs help, many organizations and professionals are available to provide counsel and support. The first steps are to see a doctor with any physical injuries and report a crime to law enforcement officers. SHCC provides victim advocacy service to help you navigate the system or find shelter.

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For forty years, the Shelter Home of Caldwell County has been a haven for women and children who need safe shelter and services to begin their recovery from the trauma of family violence. Since opening our doors in 1978, we have provided services for over 10,000 victims from Caldwell County and the surrounding area.

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Domestic Violence

Domestic violence can be defined as a pattern of behavior in any relationship that is used to gain or maintain power and control over an intimate partner.
Abuse is physical, sexual, emotional, economic or psychological action,

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Rape/Sexual Assault

Sexual assault is any unwanted sexual attention, touch or act that is forced on you without your consent. The offender might use threats, physical force, weapons, or coercion. Sexual assault is a terrifying and often brutal crime: assailants can be strangers, acquaintances, friends or family

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Child Advocacy

Our mission at The Shelter of Caldwell County is to help mothers and their children put the pieces of their lives back together. We work to empower clients for success. Our Child Advocate works with mothers and children to help promote the safety and well-being of children

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Court Advocacy

SHCC provides court advocacy for clients involved in civil or criminal cases which are a result of domestic violence. The Court Advocate is present in the courtroom to provide direct support to clients and to advocate on behalf of clients with courthouse personnel.

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Support Groups and Classes

Is your partner controlling? Are you experiencing verbal abuse? Emotional abuse? Mental abuse? Physical abuse? Sexual abuse?  This weekly support group is open to adult victims and survivors of domestic and intimate partner abuse; SHCC groups are always FREE and confidential.

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Other Victim Service Providers

There are many domestic violence victim services and programs in the Caldwell county. Domestic violence victim service providers serve victims simultaneously by providing crisis intervention, advocacy, counselling and/or emergency shelter.

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