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Where to Find Help

UPDATED May 17, 2015

Local Programs


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Included in this list are shelters and local programs that provide support, counseling, safety planning, and other services to victims of abuse.  If you cannot get help from the organization nearest you, you might want to try calling one in a neighboring county.  (If you find inaccurate contact information, please let us know at WomensLaw@nnedv.org.)




Modoc County District Attorney Victim/Witness Program
204 S. Court Street, Suite 108
Alturas, CA 96101
Phone: (530) 233-3311
Fax: (530) 233-4917
Web: http://www.co.modoc.ca.us/departments/victim-services
Email: victimservices@co.modac.ca.us
Services offered to crime victims: Crisis intervention - Counseling, reassurance, and support following the crime; Emergency assistance - Meeting immediate needs of victims such as food, clothing, and lodging; Orientation to the criminal justice system - Explaining the criminal justice system, including information about individual cases; Community resource and referral counseling - Directing victims to community resources that can be of further assistance to them; Restitution information/assistance - Helping to obtain court-ordered restitution from court offenders; Assistance in filing for financial assistance/reimbursement from the State Victim of Violent Crime Fund - Assisting the victim in submitting the necessary application forms to receive compensation; Court escort/support- Accompanying victims and witnesses to court; Assistance with obtaining Restraining Orders; Case status / disposition information - Notifying witnesses as the case progresses of the status and final disposition of the case; Preparing Victim Impact Statements- Assistance in preparing a statement to be submitted to the Court at sentencing.

T.E.A.C.H./Modoc County Crisis Center
112 East Second Street
Alturas, CA 96101
Hotline: (855) 855-6745 or (530) 233-4575
Phone: (530) 233-3111
Fax: (530) 233-4744
Web: http://teachinc.org/
Modoc Crisis Center provides services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. We offer crisis intervention, advocacy, accompaniment, and shelter. If you have an emergency or need information and help obtaining a temporary domestic violence restraining order contact us 24-hours a day, 7 days a week on our Hotline at (530) 233-4575 or 1(855)855-6745. All services are free of charge.


Community Violence Solutions - Antioch office
301 West 10th Street, #3
Antioch, CA 94509
Hotline: (800) 670-7273
Phone: (925) 706-4290
Web: http://www.cvsolutions.org
Email: admin@cvsolutions.org
Community Violence Solutions provides support services to child and adult victims of sexual assault and their families through these main programs: 24-hour crisis intervention hotline and rape crisis center, sexual assault response team, children’s interview center, prevention services, anti-human trafficking, stand in pride, differential response team.


PEACE for Families- Auburn Service Office
11985 Heritage Oaks Place, Suite 200
Auburn, CA 95603
Hotline: (800) 575-5352
Phone: (530) 885-0443
Fax: (530) 885-8497
Web: http://www.peaceforfamilies.org/
Email: help@peaceforfamilies.org
Services for victims/survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault include therapy, advocacy, support groups and supportive housing programs.

Placer County District Attorney Victim Services
175 Fulweiler Avenue
Auburn, CA 95603
Phone: (916) 543-2505
Web: http://www.placer.ca.gov/Departments/DA/DAUnits/Victim_WitnessAssistance.aspx
Victim services include: crisis intervention, emergency assistance, resource and referral assistance, counseling referrals, orientation to the criminal justice system, court escort & court support, court waiting area, case status & case disposition information, notification of family and friends, employer notification, victim of crime claims assistance, child care referrals, witness notification, crime prevention information, walk-in clinic hours (Placer County Superior Court at the Bill Santucci Justice Center) and Information for TRO. Assistance is open: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. and Tuesday 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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