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Avalon Center in Williamsburg, VA

Domestic Violence Help in Williamsburg, VA

Emergency
Shelter
Primary Purpose Focused
Program
 
 
 
 
Profile
Strength 82%
  • Hotline

    757-258-5051 757-258-5051 (24⁄7)

    Hotline hours of operation

    Sunday 24 hours
    Monday 24 hours
    Tuesday 24 hours
    Wednesday 24 hours
    Thursday 24 hours
    Friday 24 hours
    Saturday 24 hours
  • Toll Free

    -
  • Business

    757-258-5022 757-258-5022
  • Text

    757-258-5051 757-258-5051
  • *Collect calls accepted
  • Languages Spoken

    English, Sign language, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Vietnamese , more
    Translation for all languages available
  • Last Updated

    May 13, 2020
  • TTY/TTD

    -
  • Fax

    757-258-9369
  • Email

    admin@avaloncenter.org admin@avaloncenter.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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  • Danger/lethality assessment
  • Crisis intervention services
  • Emergency local transportation
  • Emergency shelter
  • Confidential shelter location
  • Case management
  • Food and clothing
  • Safety planning
  • Domestic violence education
  • Mobile advocacy
  • Assistance with orders of protection
  • Court/legal lay assistance
  • Court accompaniment/advocacy
  • Immigration services
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
  • Attorney referral for protection orders
  • Attorney referral for family court
  • In-shelter financial aid
  • Financial empowerment training
  • Child custody services
  • Legal resource planning
  • Shelter resident counseling
  • Non-resident counseling
  • Counseling for friends and family
  • Sexual violence support groups
  • Incest counseling
  • Ritual abuse counseling
  • Substance abuse counseling
  • Peer support groups
  • Transitional individual housing
  • Transitional family housing
  • Transportation
  • Relocation services
  • Alternative housing counseling
  • Goal planning assistance
  • Job skills training
  • Job search/placement
  • Parenting skills training
  • Health and wellness programs
  • Resources and referrals
  • Medical accompaniment
  • Spiritual services
  • Onsite mental health services
  • Child care during support groups
  • Child abuse services
  • Art/music therapy
  • Youth counseling
  • Pet therapy
  • Safety planning for children
  • Teen activity program
  • Educational programs
  • After school programs
  • Child development
  • Summer camp
  • Tutoring services
  • School liaison
  • Domestic violence workshops
  • Speaker's bureau

Populations Served

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  • Women
  • Men
  • Elderly
  • Teens
  • Individuals
  • Families
  • Deaf
  • Developmentally disabled
  • Disabled
  • Immigrant
  • Military
  • Rural
  • Trafficked persons
  • Prostituted persons
  • LGBTQ
  • Trans women/men
  • Counties Served

    Williamsburg, James City, York, Poquoson, Charles City, New Kent, Gloucester, King and Queen, Middlesex, Matthews

About Avalon Center

  • Website

    avaloncenter.org
  • Established

    1980
  • Beds

    50
  • Maximum Length of Stay (days)

    90
  • Wheelchair Accessible

    Yes
  • Pet Shelter

    No

Description

Avalon Center works to end domestic and sexual violence by breaking the cycle of abuse through prevention, education, shelter, and support services Virginia's middle peninsula and Williamsburg regions. Avalon is the regional state-recognized, -funded and -accredited agency.

  • State Coalition Member

    Yes
  • Special Programs

    Children's Visitation and Exchange Center, Sexual Assault Center
  • Certifications and Accreditations

    Dual Agency Accreditation (Applied for Reaccrediation 2020)

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