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ANNUAL REPORT 2015-2016
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We are proud to present our 2015-2016 Annual Report. Check out our Program Accomplishments below or download the Annual Report.
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mothers and their children were provided with safe shelter (59 women and 144 children).
The capacity of our 45-day stay emergency shelter is 31 individuals.
In addition, 2 families entered with their pets; 1 cat and 1 hamster.
hotline calls from victims and survivors of domestic violence, their families and/or allies were answered.
All hotline operators are bilingual in English and Spanish and provide each caller with a minimum of 3 referrals. Our hotline is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
individual safe nights were spent in our shelter.
The emergency shelter home is comprised of 7 bedrooms (28 beds and 3 cribs) and 4 restrooms. The average shelter stay per family is 20 days.
to the shelter and/or another safe location were provided on a 24-hour basis.
Peer support services were provided to 62 families.
Legal advocacy and in-court support for 50 families.
Health and social services advocacy were provided to 53 families.
Household establishment assistance was provided to 42 families.
Case management provided to help 42 families achieve self-sufficiency.
Hygiene Items were distributed to 60 families.
Clothing items were distributed to 196 women and children.
Toys were distributed to 151 children.
Childcare provided to 151 children, ages 1 month-18 years, while their mother received other services.
Art and self-esteem building workshops provided to 94 children from the on-site children's program.
Mommy & Me classes were provided to 40 families.
On-site education provided to students courtesy of the Whittier City School District.
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