We know that it takes a great deal of courage for you to contact us. You may contact us by the quickest and most discreet means available to you:
By e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
By phone (toll-free): 1-877-425-9993
CALL ANY TIME, DAY OR NIGHT.
Just have some questions? You may also contact us by phone or e-mail if you simply have some questions to ask or need someone to talk to. All communication will be kept confidential. We also invite you to peruse the contents of this website, as it may address many of your questions.
IF YOU NEED ASSISTANCE IN LEAVING A
WHAT WE WILL DO in the SHORT TERM:
We will provide a temporary, secure short-term place for you (and your children) to stay together, and meet your basic needs of food, shelter, and security. If necessary, we can also arrange for transportation from your current location to the place of safety. Your location will NOT be disclosed to anyone.
WHAT WE WILL DO in the LONG TERM:
- Assist you in establishing a stable, long-term living situation
- Seek legal assistance if necessary
- Help equip you with skills and knowledge to enable you to thrive "on the outside".
- Provide you with Bible-based counseling, and spiritual and emotional support as you take steps to abundant life "on the outside"!
Other Emergency Resources:
(Note: These are public services, not connected with Shield and Refuge)
DOMESTIC ABUSE HOTLINE:
You may call this number for help if you are being physically or sexually abused (discreet and confidential).
CHILD ABUSE HOTLINE:
You may call this number if you know of a child who is being physically or sexually abused OR you yourself are a child who is being physically or sexually abused (discreet and confidential)
If you are in an immediately life-threatening situation, you may always call: