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Dove Center

Domestic Violence Help in Oakland, MD

Program reports that it provides residential facility for people to live temporarily. Click on program listing for information on maximum length of stay. Emergency
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Program reports that it is solely focused on providing services for victims of domestic violence. Primary Purpose Focused
Program
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Profile
Strength 61%
  • Hotline

    301-334-9000 301-334-9000 (24⁄7)

    Hotline hours of operation

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

    800-656-4673 800-656-4673
  • Business

    301-334-6255 301-334-6255
  • Languages Spoken

    English
  • *Collect calls accepted
  • TTY/TTD

    -
  • Fax

    240-488-1125
  • Hours of operation

    24⁄7

Services

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  • Danger/lethality assessment
  • Crisis intervention services
  • Emergency shelter
  • Case management
  • Food and clothing
  • Safety planning
  • Domestic violence education
  • Emergency cell phones
  • Mobile advocacy
  • Assistance with orders of protection
  • Court/legal lay assistance
  • Attorney referral for protection orders
  • Attorney referral for criminal cases
  • Attorney referral for family court
  • Court accompaniment/advocacy
  • Shelter resident counseling
  • Non-resident counseling
  • Peer support groups
  • Counseling for friends and family
  • Sexual violence support groups
  • Incest counseling
  • Ritual abuse counseling
  • Counseling for batterers
  • Goal planning assistance
  • Job search/placement
  • Health and wellness programs
  • Resources and referrals
  • Medical accompaniment
  • Parenting skills training
  • Child abuse services
  • Youth counseling
  • Safety planning for children
  • Educational programs
  • Domestic violence workshops
  • Speaker's bureau

Populations Served

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  • Women
  • Adult Male (victim of domestic violence)
  • Adult Male (victim of sexual assault)
  • Elderly
  • Teens
  • Individuals
  • Families
  • Counties Served

    Garrett and surrounding areas

About Dove Center

  • Website

    www.gcdovecenter.org
  • Established

    1991
  • Beds

    12
  • Maximum Length of Stay (days)

    -
  • Wheelchair Accessible

    Yes
  • Pet Shelter

    Refer to foster care Yes

Description

The Dove Center provides safety, advocacy, and counseling to individuals whose lives have been shattered by domestic violence and/or sexual assault, and strives to expand public awareness of those issues.

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