ADULT SERVICES

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  • Crisis Hotline — 24 hours a day / 7 days a week / 365 days a year, answered by certified domestic violence counselors. Collect calls are accepted and all calls are confidential. Support, safety planning, information and referrals are available.

  • Emergency Shelter — confidential shelter and safety planning. Available until you can return to your own home safely, relocate to another safe housing option, or transition into a longer-term shelter for planning and support.

  • Individual Support Counseling — walk-in or by appointment, Monday through Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. Free and confidential. Safety planning, domestic violence education, and resource referral for adults, children and teens, or concerned family and friends. Advocates available to safety plan and refer re: housing, transportation, financial needs, child care, legal issues, medical needs, employment, mental health or substance recovery concerns.

  • Criminal and Civil Legal Advocacy —- support in navigating the court process in the Torrington GA-18 court. Monday through Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm. Free and confidential. Family Violence Victim Advocate located on-site in court support center to provide advocacy, safety planning, and resource referral for all domestic violence criminal victims or those victims seeking civil court action.

  • Support Groups — weekly groups for those who are currently with or who have left an abusive partner — contact office for schedule. Free and confidential. WSS works with clients regardless of whether they choose to stay in a relationship or choose to leave.

  • Calling All Cars Program — Would you like to receive a reliable used car? Please complete the application below and email it to Liz Davis at ldavis@wssdv.org, or send it to Women’s Support Services: PO Box 341, Sharon, CT 06069. APPLICATION

Hotline: (860) 364-1900

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