THE CENTER FOR WOMEN AND FAMILIES
Southern Indiana Campus
P.O. Box 248
Sellersburg, IN 47172
PO Box 2048
Louisville, Kentucky 40201
(502) 581-7222 (24 Hour)
24 Hour Toll-free Crisis Line: (877) 803-7577
Victims may call collect.
The Center for Women and Families provides essential services to domestic violence and sexual assault victims in Louisville and southern Indiana, including Clark County and Floyd County:
24-hour crisis line
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SHELTER IN NEW ALBANY
Emergency shelter for battered women and their children
Longer-term transitional housing
Shelter classroom for "at-risk" children
Counseling and therapy
Help with legal options
For more information, call (812) 944-6743.
CLARK COUNTY PROSECUTING ATTORNEY
VICTIM ASSISTANCE PROGRAM / DOMESTIC VIOLENCE UNIT
Carmen Croudep, Victim Advocate
501 East Court Avenue
215 City-County Building
Jeffersonville, IN 47130
The Victim Assistance Program of the Clark County Prosecuting Attorney, established in 1990, provides the following services to crime victims:
Help guide the victim through the criminal justice system when prosecution occurs.
Accompany victims to court. Assist victims in filling out applications for Violent Crime Compensation. Notify victims of the status of their cases. Insure that victims can make their views known in decisions regarding bail, plea agreements, and sentencing. Refer victims to social service agencies when needed. Aggressively pursue restitution and assist with property return.
INDIANA COALITION AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, INC.
NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOTLINE
1-800-799-SAFE (toll-free; 24 hours)