The Advocacy Program
1216 Railroad Street, Suite C, St. Johnsbury, VT 05819 | (802) 748-8645
95 East Main Street, Newport, VT 05855 | (802) 334-0148
The Advocacy Program serves survivors and children of survivors who have experienced intimate partner violence, sexual violence, dating violence, and stalking.
All Services are Free and Confidential
Assistance filing for a protection order/relief from abuse order
Support during criminal justice system procedures
Help with accessing public benefits, housing, job training, etc.
Advocates work with survivors to identify the best emergency housing resource for their situation.
Look beyond shelter to a transitional or permanent housing situation.
Ongoing Support & Prevention
Support groups to help heal from trauma and restore a sense of autonomy and wellness.
System advocacy to ensure community responses prioritize victim safety and offender accountability.
Prevention services to schools, youth-serving organizations and professional groups to change attitudes and behaviors about gender norms and violence.
For resources and information on a variety of topics please visit our Resource page