How We Help

The Center for Trauma & Resilience provides an immediate response to a client’s call for help.

All  services are confidential and provided by counselors and supervised student interns.

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24-Hour Hotlines – Emotional support and emergency assistance.

Information and Referral – Link clients with community resources and provide crime prevention education

Assistance with Emergency Services – Food, clothing, shelter, financial aid, crime scene cleanup and other emergency needs.

Advocacy – Communication of needs to employers, landlords, service providers, the criminal justice system and others.

Crisis Counseling and Case Management – Short-term individual and group sessions to explore recovery options.

Volunteer/Intern Program – Volunteers and interns receive 40 hours of training to assist clients.

Community Outreach and Education – Speakers available for presentations on crime prevention and compassion fatigue.

Specialized Services

Befriending the Body– Trauma-sensitive yoga program promoting health and wellness for clients and community.

Elder Program – customized services for persons 65 and older.

–          Words of Wisdom senior support groups.
–          Personalized crime prevention plans.

Children, Youth and Families Program – Individualized and group services for children 6–17 years and their families.

–          BROTHERS™ support services for boys and young men.
–          The Girl’s Group™ support services for girls and young women.

Mi Gente- VAWA Legal Solutions – Legal assistance for immigrant survivors of domestic/sexual violence to remain in the U.S. under the Violence Against Women Act.

Community Programs

The Translation & Interpreting Center – Professional services offered in more than 40 languages.

Compassion Fatigue Workshop – Full-day workshops for professional to address compassion fatigue and burnout.