Resources and Links
Buncombe County Family Justice Center: The Family Justice Center (at 35 Woodfin Ave. in downtown Asheville) is a safe place where victems of domestic violence, sexual assault and elder abuse can come for help. Survivors can access many difference services (legal, medical, counseling, etc.) in one supportive environment.D HOPE.
Mountain Child Advocacy Center: The Child Advocacy Center (in Mission Children's Hospital, 11 Vanderbilt Park Drive) identifies and responds to child abuse and neglect in Buncombe County by educating, advocating and empowering the public to protect children and reduce trauma through a coordinated community effort.
Danger Assessment: The Danger Assessment helps to determine the level of danger an abused woman has of being killed by her intimate partner.
Futures Without Violence: Excellent resources and information about violence against women, children and families.
How Domestic Violence in One Home Affects Every Child in a Class: An excellent article to help frame conversations about how domestic violence in one family affects the whole community.