Safe Voices

PO 517
West Farmington, ME 04992
Contact: Contact: Maggy Ackerman, Court Advocate, at 207-778-6107 Hillary Hooke, Community Educator: 207-778-6297

Description

The Mission of Safe Voices is to support and empower those affected by Domestic Violence and engage the community in creating social change in Androscoggin, Oxford and Franklin Counties.

The vision of Safe Voices is a community without violence where people treat each other with respect.

Hours

24 hour helpline: 1-800-559-2927 Office hours: 8-4 pm Monday through Friday.

Services

Advocacy Court - Advocacy Shelter Services - Batters Intervention Program 24 Hour Helpline - Community Education: Community Educators can offer trainings in local schools on dating violence, affects of violence. They also do presentations to community businesses on domestic violence in the work place and creating a business safety plan. Advocates offer assistance with Protection from Abuse and Protection from Harassment Orders Information and Resources Shelter Support Groups Assistance through the court system. Referrals to other agencies. A safe place when home is not safe

Clients

Victims of domestic abuse in Androscoggin, Franklin, and Oxford counties.

Fees

Free and confidential.

Volunteer Opportunities

Helpline (with helpline training) Office Work Fundraising Events Volunteer Coordinator is Kim Preble