Comprehensive and coordinated services for families in which domestic violence exists without imposing any one solution.

No one deserves to be abused. Click here for a list of questions to help you determine if your relationship may be unhealthy.

Domestic violence can happen to anyone in any community. Click here to find ways you can learn more about this important issue and how it impacts people you come in contact with every day.

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Events

Dancing Away Domestic Violence

Come out and dance away domestic violence with us! Early registration is open but only for a limited time. Visit www.bit.ly/DADV21 to register today. You won't want to miss this! Early registration till June 1st is $15 per person or $25 with an event shirt. All proceeds support South Suburban Family Shelter’s mission of providing much-needed services to victims of domestic violence. After June 1st, registration will be $20 per person and shirts will not be available, so get those

June 26 @ 2:30 pm

Back To School Angels

South Suburban Family Shelter’s Back to School Angel project is celebrating its 13th year. We hope you will join us in continuing our tradition of giving our children clients, who are witnesses to domestic violence, a book bag full of their personally needed back to school items. Our goal is to provide each of our children a backpack full of their school supplies so that they can start off their school year on a positive note! So... Can we count

June 21

Keeping Dreams Alive 2021

Help us 'keep the dream alive' for our clients by participating in this annual fundraiser. Our Keeping Dreams Alive gala raises funds to support the programs and services we provide to create a world free from domestic violence.  Become a partner in our mission by sponsoring this event, we have a variety of levels available. For additional information please contact Events and Volunteer Manager, Brittany Williams, at bwilliams@s

October 2

Adopt A Family 2021

Adopt-A-Family is an annual program designed to help South Suburban Family Shelter's clients and their children during the holiday season. The victims/survivors and their children who participate in Adopt-A-Family are experiencing financial hardship as a result of their family circumstances. They would likely have nothing for the holidays without the generosity of donors. Donors receive the family's item wish list, then purchase and wrap gifts for their adopted family. Donors can also adopt the holiday meal shopping list. Holiday meal

November 1