Our Mission and Vision:

First Step: A Response to Domestic Violence empowers individuals through support, advocacy, and education. We are committed to the elimination of domestic violence in our community.

With the vision of helping survivors break the cycle of violence in their lives, First Step is dedicated to providing:

  • A 24/hour crisis hotline
  • Planning for safety
  • Shelter
  • Court accompaniment/legal advocacy
  • Financial empowerment
  • Children’s support and advocacy
  • Referrals