The goal of our crisis and trauma services is to assist individuals and families in crisis to safely stabilize their crisis situation. For some, this may simply involve contacting the hotline and speaking with a crisis aide whenever there is a need. In other situations, we may suggest the caller come in to speak with a counselor.
Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault
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