Family Violence Crisis Center
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St. Mary Phone: (337) 828-4200
Assumption Phone: (985)513-2777
Iberia Phone: (337)560-0090
St. Martin Phone: (337)242-6100
Fax: 337-828-4202
P.O. Box 98
Franklin, La

Statewide Domestic Violence Hotline: (888)411-1333

UMCOR Volunteers from around the country completely remediated and renovated the first of our two Alternative Shelter Apartments.  These units are designed for families who are out of immediate danger or for families led by an abused man.

This unit was inundated with mold, making it completely uninhabitable.  The volunteers removed the mold and remediated it.  They then painted the entire space and it has been refurnished with donated items from our community.

At the end of the renovation process, we were in need of kitchen appliances.  Once again, UMCOR volunteers came through, this time with a donation for us to buy them.

Check out these photos of the work-in-progress as well as the finished product!

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Every Bit Counts
$10 - buys milk, bread, & eggs for a family for 1 week.

$25 - pays to host our weekly non-residential Support Group.

$50 - pays for 1 person, 1 night in the shelter.

$100 - funds the children's Tutoring & Educational Program for 1 week.

$150 - cost of initial setup of groceries & supplies for a new family in shelter.

Our Funders