Domestic Violence Shelter

The Domestic Violence Shelter is a non-profit agency serving Richland and Huron Counties in Ohio. The mission is to provide an alternative to living in a violent situation and to offer education and resources necessary for intervention and prevention of violence and to help victims make healthier choices for themselves and their families.

Many associate the Shelter with safe housing only. The agency has evolved to meet the increasing needs of the community. The Shelter offers programs and services to those experiencing:

  • Dating Violence
  • Sexual Assault
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Stalking
  • Texting/Internet Stalking

Preventive Programs are also available to help teens make better decisions, to help professionals deal with the issues listed above and to inform the community about related issues.

For more information, visit www.thedvshelter.com

Upcoming Events

  • Jan
    3
    Richland County Youth & Family Council Board Meeting The Richland County Youth and Family Council will hold their monthly board meeting the FIRST Wednesday of each month. The meeting begins at 1:30 p.m and will conclude by 3:00 p.m. The meetings are held in the Board room at the Richland County Ment
  • Feb
    7
    Richland County Youth & Family Council Board Meeting The Richland County Youth and Family Council will hold their monthly board meeting the FIRST Wednesday of each month. The meeting begins at 1:30 p.m and will conclude by 3:00 p.m. The meetings are held in the Board room at the Richland County Ment
  • Mar
    7
    Richland County Youth & Family Council Board Meeting The Richland County Youth and Family Council will hold their monthly board meeting the FIRST Wednesday of each month. The meeting begins at 1:30 p.m and will conclude by 3:00 p.m. The meetings are held in the Board room at the Richland County Ment