Betty Griffin Center provides services of hope and healing for victims of domestic and sexual assault in St. Johns County.

Mission Statement

To offer protection and quality services for victims of Domestic Violence and their minor children and/or victims of Sexual Assault and their families in St. Johns County, FL, through operation of a shelter offering assistance, counseling, and transitional support.

To educate the community about services provided and raise awareness of the problems of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault to break cycles of abuse.

Our Impact

From 7/1/2020 to 6/30/2021 Betty Griffin Center provided:



People receiving education at one of our 52 Community/School Events



Victims supported with sexual assault advocacy at the Flagler Hospital Rape Care Unit



Petitioners served with hours of legal advocacy



Nights that 383 people have spent in the shelter and in transitional housing



Hours of supportive services provided to 1,166 women, children and men.



People assisted through Help Line Calls

Betty Griffin Center provides many domestic and sexual assault services virtually, and in-person through our Outreach Center.

Latest News & Events


Art, Poetry Submissions Now Being Accepted from St. John’s County Students for Annual Calendar Contest

The project is open to all St. Johns County students in kindergarten through 12th grade, whether they attend public school, private school or are home-schooled. All entries are due by April 30, 2021. Prizes are awarded for the winners, who are…


Betty Griffin Center Receives 2nd Consecutive 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

Based on the most recent information available, we are proud to announce Betty Griffin Center has earned our highest possible rating, indicating that the organization adheres to sector best practices and executes its mission in a financially efficient way…

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New Members Elected to Betty Griffin Center Board of Directors

Melissa Beth Angulo, CPA, who currently serves as the chief financial officer (CFO) at The Plantation at Ponte Vedra, brings two decades of financial experience to the agency.  Prior to joining the company as CFO in 2018, she was a senior manager for…

Outreach Office:

Betty Griffin Center
2450 Old Moultrie Rd, Ste. 202,
St. Augustine, FL 32086

M-F 8:30a.m. - 5p.m. (904) 808-8544 -Voice

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