Domestic Violence


Description: **Emergency shelter and other support services for women and children who are victims of domestic violence and abuse. **

Place: 179 Water St. #1, Torrington, CT 06790 **Shelter Location Confidential**

Contact: 860-489-3798



Description: Domestic violence/abuse includes physical, emotional, psychological, verbal, financial and sexual abuse in the context of an intimate partner relationship.  Services include: 24-hour hotline, short-term crisis counseling for adults and children, support groups for adults and children, legal/medical/social service advocacy, short-term emergency shelter, transportation, and community education and professional in-service training. If the person seeking service is a victim of domestic violence and they are out of the area but living in CT they can call the CT Statewide Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-888-774-2900. This is a 24-hour toll-free hotline.  The caller will be connected to the domestic violence program in their immediate area.  Areas Served: Canaan, Cornwall, Kent, North Canaan, Salisbury and Sharon.

Place: 158 Gay Street, Sharon, CT 06069 **Shelter Location Confidential**

Contact: 860-364-1080; HOTLINE # (860) 364-1900 – (24 hours / 7 days)