Brookings Domestic Abuse Shelter
Our program supports and involves battered persons of all racial, social, religious and economic groups, ages, and lifestyles. We oppose the use of violence as a means of control over others and support equality in relationships and the concept of helping individuals assume power over their own lives. The purposes of our organization are to provide the following services to persons who are victims of or affected by domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking; 1) 24-hour hotline and emergency shelter; 2) crisis intervention; 3) advocacy support; 4) educational programs; 5) referral and networking with area agencies. All services are free and confidential.