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Domestic Violence - Victim Support Services

If you are a victim of domestic violence, it's not your fault. No one deserves to be abused. Battering is a crime. Battering is rarely a one-time incident, it usually gets worse. YOU ARE NOT ALONE!

WHERE TO GO FOR HELP

American Indian Community Housing Organization (AICHO)
Transitional housing for women and their children
218-722-7225

Campus Ministry
106 UMD Kirby Student Center (counseling, referral as appropriate)
218-726-8737

Center Against Sexual and Domestic Abuse, (CASDA), Superior, WI
Support and advocacy for battered women and sexual assault victims, emergency housing, 715-392-3136, 1-800-649-2921

Counseling: Health Services (UMD Students only)
615 Niagara Court (UMD)
Crisis intervention and supportive therapy, refer to other agencies at victim's request, confidential services, consider options, on-going therapy as needed
218-726-7913

Housing and Residence Life
149 Lake Superior Hall
Report to police for assistance, refer to counseling, follow-up with appropriate discipline process
218-726-7390, 218-726-8178

Medical: Health Services (UMD Students only)
615 Niagara Court (UMD)
Complete medical exam, appropriate treatment, including pregnancy test and STD treatment, refer to counseling at victim's request and refer to local hospital
218-726-8155

Human Resources & Equal Opportunity
255 Darland Administration Building
Information, counseling, and investigation, report to police or other
218-726-6849, 218-726-6827

Safe Haven
Shelter for battered women and their children, woman's groups, court advocacy, assistance with a protection order or with criminal court process
218-728-6481, 1-877-880-3094, 218-730-2464

Women's Resource and Action Center (WRAC)
193 Kirby Student Center (UMD)
Listen to story and validate experience, advocate, provide information on options, referral
218-726-6292, 218-726-8444

Women's Transitional Housing Center
Transitional housing for women and their children
218-728-6437

WHERE TO CALL FOR HELP

UMD Police Department
287 Darland Administration Building
Care for victim, transport to hospital, investigate, follow-up
911

Conduct Code (UMD Students)
297 Darland Administration Building
Receive report from police, monitor court action (if any), conduct judicial hearing process for perpetrator
218-726-8501

Dabinoo' Jgan
Native American shelter
218-722-2247

Domestic Abuse Intervention Project
Nonviolence classes for people who have used violence in their relationship
218-722-2781

Indian Legal Assistance, 218-727-2881
Information & Referral, St. Louis County, 218-726-2222

Legal Aid, 218-726-4800

Life House Youth Center
Support and advocacy for teens, 218-722-7431

Miller-Dwan Hospital 24-hour Crisis Line, 218-723-0099

Minowijiwin (Fond du Lac)
Indian Women's Advocate
Advocacy and women's groups
24-hour Crisis Line 218-834-1817, 218-879-1227

North Shore Horizons (Lake Co.)
Support and advocacy for battered women
218-834-5924, 1-800-834-5923

Police - Duluth Community
Emergency or Non-Emergency
911 or 218-723-3434

Program for Aid to Victims of Sexual Assault, 218-726-1442
(PAVSA) Advocacy for sexual assault and incest survivors, 24-hour Crisis Line
218-726-1931

Range Women's Advocates (Iron Range)
Support and advocacy for battered women
218-254-3377, 218-749-5054, 1-800-343-5054

Rural Women's Advocates (Carlton County)
Support and advocacy for battered women
1-800-910-1810

St. Luke's Hospital
24-Hour Emergency Service
218-726-5616

St. Mary's Medical Center (SMDC)
Emergency Response
218-786-4357

Visitation Center
Safe exchange of children for visitation with
non-custodial parent
218-722-2781

USEFUL LINKS - PREVENTION/AWARENESS/TRAINING
http://www.onalert.org/
http://www.slhduluth.com/


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