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Where to Find Help

UPDATED August 21, 2017

Local Programs

Michigan

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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.)

Please note that we list the organizations by the county where the office is located – however, many offices serve multiple counties.  You can click the “View All” to look through the complete list of organizations. If you are looking for an attorney to represent you in court or to give you legal advice about your situation, go to our Finding a Lawyer page instead. 

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Washtenaw

SafeHouse Center
4100 Clark Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Hotline: (734) 995-5444
Phone: (734) 973-0242
Web: https://www.safehousecenter.org/
Email: info@safehousecenter.org
SafeHouse Center provides services to victims and survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault and their children. Services include a 24-hour hotline, emergency response services, emergency shelter, support groups and counseling, legal advocacy, and information and referrals to outside agencies. Safehouse Center serves Washtenaw County.

Sexual Assault Prevention and Awareness Center
University of Michigan: Michigan Union
530 South State Street, Room 1551
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Hotline: (734) 936-3333
Phone: (734) 764-7771
Fax: (734) 764-7755
Web: http://www.umich.edu/~sapac
Email: theAdvocate@umich.edu
The Sexual Assault Prevention and Awareness Center (SAPAC) provides services to University of Michigan students, faculty, and staff who have been victims of sexual assault, stalking, sexual harassment, and/or intimate partner violence. Services include a 24-hour hotline, advocacy, information, support groups, and accompaniment. SAPAC serves the University of Michigan.

Wayne

Detroit Police Victim's Assistance Program
3627 Cass Avenue
Detroit, MI 48201
Hotline: (313) 833-1660
Web: http://www.detroitmi.gov/How-Do-I/Find-Community-Services/Victims-Assistance
The Detroit Police Victim’s Assistance Program (VAP) is designed to address the needs of individuals, families, and communities affected by domestic violence, sexual assault, and homicide. Services include individual and group counseling. VAP serves Wayne County.

LA VIDA Partnership
Community Health and Social Services Center
5635 West Fort Street
Detroit, MI 48209
Phone: (313) 849-3920
Fax: (313) 849-0824
Web: http://chasscenter.org/?q=LA%20VIDA
LA VIDA Partnership, a community program of CHASS Center, provides services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Services include: support groups and counseling, legal advocacy/court accompaniment, safety planning, financial empowerment, screening and referrals, school-based prevention, youth services, community education, and training to agency-based service providers, schools, law enforcement, court staff and clergy. LA VIDA Partnership serves Wayne County.

Sisters Acquiring Financial Empowerment
269 Walker Street, Suite 721
Detroit, MI 48207
Phone: (800) 757-4919
Web: http://www.newsafestart.org/
Email: krisker@newsafestart.org
Sisters Acquiring Financial Empowerment (SAFE) offers free financial trainings to victims of domestic violence. SAFE offers trainings include materials on networking and basic employment-outlining employment rights, job seeking, resume creation, interviewing skills, entrepreneurship, customer service, and personal finances.

YWCA Interim House
YWCA of Metropolitan Detroit
985 East Jefferson Avenue, Suite 101
Detroit, MI 48207
Hotline: (313) 861-5300
Phone: (313) 259-9922
Web: http://www.campcavell.org/YWCA/Interim%20House/ywca_interim_house.htm
Email: ywca@ywcadetroit.org
The YWCA Interim House provides services to women who were victims of domestic violence and sexual assault and their children. Services include a 24-hour crisis line, shelter, basic needs (food and clothing), individual, family and children, and group counseling, residential and non-residential support groups, legal advocacy, sexual assault advocacy, child care services, community education, and information and referrals. The YWCA Interim House serves Wayne County.

First Step (Lincoln Park Office)
1394 Cleophus Parkway
Lincoln, MI 48146
Hotline: (888) 453-5900 or (734) 722-6800
Phone: (313) 383-2975
Web: http://www.firststep-mi.org/
First Step provides services to victims of domestic and sexual violence. Services include a 24-hour helpline, information and referrals, community education, transitional housing, temporary emergency housing (shelter), assault response, children’s advocacy and prevention programs, community/legal response project, domestic violence and sexual assault advocacy programs, and a men’s group. First Step serves Wayne County.

First Step (Western Wayne County Office)
44567 Pinetree Drive
Plymouth, MI 48170
Hotline: (888) 453-5900 or (734) 722-6800
Phone: (734) 416-1111
Web: http://www.firststep-mi.org/
First Step provides services to victims of domestic and sexual violence. Services include a 24-hour helpline, information and referrals, community education, transitional housing, temporary emergency housing (shelter), assault response, children’s advocacy and prevention programs, community/legal response project, domestic violence and sexual assault advocacy programs, and a men’s group. First Step serves Wayne County.

First Step (Redford Office)
27150 Westfield
Redford, MI 48170
Hotline: (888) 453-5900 or (734) 722-6800
Phone: (734) 416-1111
Web: http://www.firststep-mi.org/
First Step provides services to victims of domestic and sexual violence. Services include a 24-hour helpline, information and referrals, community education, transitional housing, temporary emergency housing (shelter), assault response, children’s advocacy and prevention programs, community/legal response project, domestic violence and sexual assault advocacy programs, and a men’s group. First Step serves Wayne County.

First Step (Wayne Office)
Karen Wilson Smithbauer Center
400 South Venoy
Wayne, MI 48184
Hotline: (888) 453-5900 or (734) 722-6800
Phone: (734)722-1772
Web: http://www.firststep-mi.org/
First Step provides services to victims of domestic and sexual violence. Services include a 24-hour helpline, information and referrals, community education, transitional housing, temporary emergency housing (shelter), assault response, children’s advocacy and prevention programs, community/legal response project, domestic violence and sexual assault advocacy programs, and a men’s group. First Step serves Wayne County.

Wexford

OASIS Family Resource Center
118 South Mitchell Street
Cadillac, MI 49601
Hotline: (800) 775-4646 or (231)775-7233
Phone: (231) 775-7299 (Administrative Office)
Fax: (231) 775-14074 (Administrative Offices) or (231) 775-1534 (Shelter)
Web: http://www.cadillacoasis-frc.org
OASIS Family Resource Center provides services to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and their children. Services include a 24-hour hotline, shelter, counseling, legal advocacy, parenting education, transitional and permanent support housing, education and prevention, and support groups. OASIS serves Wexford and Missaukee Counties.

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