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Mission Statement
To end domestic and sexual violence, as well as child sexual and physical abuse through a collaborative, multidisciplinary approach to investigations, advocacy, and support, while working in the community to change attitudes, beliefs and behaviors.

Vision Statement
To provide safety and comprehensive support to all victims of family violence and to promote activities that work toward the elimination of violence toward men, women and children.

For help in a domestic violence crisis: 
CALL 1.800.33.HAVEN – (800.334.2836) or the Local 24/7 Hotline at 229.388.1541

For help in a sexual assault situation:
CALL 1.800.656.HOPE – (800.656.4673) or the Local 24/7 Hotline at 229.388.1541

To make a confidential child abuse report CALL 1.855.422.4453

Please call 911 in emergency situations 

Our Three Doors of Service

Survivor Stories

Read more of our survivor stories and testimonials at the link below.


Interested in Donating?

You can donate to the program of your choice!

  • Ruth’s Cottage Domestic Violence Prevention Program
  • Ruth’s Cottage Sexual Assault Advocacy Program
  • The Patticake House Child Advocacy Program
  • RCPCH Teen Dating Violence Prevention Program
  • RCPCH Latino Outreach Program
  • RCPCH Stewards of Children Darkness to Light Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Training
  • Suitcases for Kids Christmas Community Service Project  
  • The Patticake House Renovation Project

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