Programs of Healing

These life-saving programs and services offered by skilled and compassionate staff members, counselors and other professionals at Betty Griffin Center help you (children, teens, adults, elders and your pets) find safety and start a path to peace.

24-Hour Help Line (904) 824-1555

Advocates are available 24/7 to talk with domestic and/or sexual abuse survivors, their families and friends.

Safe, Secure Shelter

Our confidential shelter is available 24 hours a day for domestic and sexual abuse survivors and their children to provide safe and supportive services.

Sexual Assault Recovery Services

Whether you are reporting to law enforcement or not, we provide confidential counseling, advocacy and forensic medical exams.

Rape Care Unit

Provides the immediate medical and forensic needs of rape victims including privacy and professional care.

Confidential Counseling

Licensed therapists provide free, empowerment-based, trauma-informed counseling services to survivors of domestic and sexual abuse and their families

Support Groups

Strength-based support groups provide a confidential safe place to share experiences and find strategies for coping.

Court Advocacy

Staff and volunteers are available to assist with applying for an Injunction for Protection, court appearance, personal advocacy, domestic violence and sexual assault advocacy and referrals.

Legal Assistance

Referrals to a Betty Griffin Center attorney are made on a case-by-case basis for legal representation through the injunction process.