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Domestic Abuse Project of Delaware County

Domestic Violence Help in Media, PA

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
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Profile
Strength 65%
  • Hotline

    610-565-4590 610-565-4590 (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

    610-565-4590 610-565-4590
  • Business

    610-565-6272 610-565-6272
  • Languages Spoken

    English
  • *Collect calls accepted
  • TTY/TTD

    610-565-2735
  • Fax

    610-565-9911
  • Hours of operation

    Monday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Tuesday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Wednesday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Thursday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
    Saturday CLOSED
    Sunday CLOSED

Services

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  • Crisis intervention services
  • Emergency local transportation
  • Emergency shelter
  • Confidential shelter location
  • Case management
  • Food and clothing
  • Safety planning
  • Domestic violence education
  • Emergency cell phones
  • Assistance with orders of protection
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
  • Court accompaniment/advocacy
  • Legal representation
  • In-shelter financial aid
  • Financial empowerment training
  • Shelter resident counseling
  • Non-resident counseling
  • Peer support groups
  • Alternative housing counseling
  • Goal planning assistance
  • Resources and referrals
  • Safety planning for children
  • 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
  • Deaf
  • Developmentally disabled
  • Disabled
  • Immigrant
  • Military
  • Rural
  • Trafficked persons
  • Prostituted persons
  • LGBTQ
  • Trans women/men
  • Counties Served

    Delaware County in Pennsylvania

About Domestic Abuse Project of Delaware County

  • Website

    www.dapdc.org
  • Established

    1976
  • Beds

    20
  • Maximum Length of Stay (days)

    30
  • Wheelchair Accessible

    -
  • Pet Shelter

    No

Description

The safe house provides up to 30 days of emergency shelter to women and their children. In addition to meeting basic needs, safe house staff helps residents pursue employment, housing and continuing education opportunities as well as assist in setting short and long range goals and access community resources.

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