Domestic Violence

Domestic violence can happen to anyone, regardless of race, income, education, gender, sexual orientation, age, or religion. If you’re worried that you or a loved one might be involved in an abusive relationship, the resources below can help you.

Crisis Services — Crisis Line and Medical Advocacy available 24 hours a day seven days a week.

Safe Shelter — Emergency residence for victims of domestic violence and their children.

Counseling Services — Professional counseling services to meet the needs of adult and teen victims who have experienced Domestic Violence or Dating Violence.

Court Advocacy –- On-site support for victims of domestic violence at the Cleveland County Courthouse including assistance with the 50B protective order process.

If you have questions about any of the information found here, or if you want to talk with someone about what you’re experiencing, remember that the APC Crisis Line is here to help you. You can talk with a trained advocate 24 hours a day by calling 704-481-0043.