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The Second Step in Newtonville, MA

Domestic Violence Help in Newtonville, MA

Primary Purpose Focused
Program
 
 
 
 
Profile
Strength 47%
  • Hotline

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  • Toll Free

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  • Business

    617-965-3999 617-965-3999
  • Text

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  • Languages Spoken

    English, Spanish
  • TTY/TTD

    -
  • Fax

    617-965-3354
  • Email

    resources@thesecondstep.org resources@thesecondstep.org
  • Hours of operation

    Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday CLOSED
    Sunday CLOSED

Services

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  • Crisis intervention services
  • Confidential shelter location
  • Case management
  • Food and clothing
  • Safety planning
  • Domestic violence education
  • Assistance with orders of protection
  • Court/legal lay assistance
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
  • Attorney referral for protection orders
  • Attorney referral for family court
  • Child custody services
  • Legal representation
  • Immigration services
  • Shelter resident counseling
  • Peer support groups
  • Transitional individual housing
  • Transitional family housing
  • Goal planning assistance
  • Job skills training
  • Job search/placement
  • Health and wellness programs
  • Resources and referrals
  • Medical accompaniment
  • Parenting skills training
  • Child care during support groups
  • Youth counseling
  • Safety planning for children
  • After school programs
  • Teen activity program
  • Tutoring services
  • Summer camp
  • Domestic violence workshops
  • Speaker's bureau

Populations Served

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  • Women
  • Men
  • Individuals
  • Families
  • Deaf
  • Disabled
  • LGBTQ

About The Second Step

  • Website

    www.Thesecondstep.org
  • Established

    1992-01-01
  • Beds

    49
  • Maximum Length of Stay (days)

    730
  • Wheelchair Accessible

    Yes
  • Pet Shelter

    No pet accommodations

Description

The Second Step fosters the safety, stability and well-being of survivors of domestic Violence. Our residential and community based programs build on strengths, needs and values of the individuals and families we serve. We lay a foundation for a future free from abuse and full of possibility.

  • State Coalition Member

    Yes
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