NEBRASKA DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CENTERS
Any form of abuse is damaging and can leave deep and lasting scars, weather it’s economic/financial, emotional, psychological abuse or physical violence. THE WARNING SIGNS: living in fear of a family member, intimate partner, close friend or housemate; light or dark bruises; visible injuries; loss of confidence; withdraw from friends and family; and feelings of sadness, helplessness, self-loathing, and desperation.
There are various forms the ongoing abuse can negatively affect the lives of the abused, like causing depression, low self-esteem, drugs or alcohol abuse, or even worse: suicide. If you or your loved ones are in immediate danger CALL 911 for safety planning and assistance. Also, free or low-cost domestic violence attorneys can help you pursue your legal rights.
Here's a list of Nebraska domestic violence shelters for women and children:
The Nebraska Domestic Violence Sexual Assault Coalition, 1000 O Street, Suite 102 Lincoln, NE 68508 Phone: (402) 476-6256 English Phone: (800) 876-6238 Spanish
Bright Horizons, P.O. Box 1711 Norfolk, NE 68702 Hotline: (402) 379-3798 Phone: (877) 379-3798
Spouse Abuse Center, 220 South Birlington, Suite #4 Hastings, NE Phone: 402-463-4677
Catholic Charities The Shelter Phone: (402) 558-5700 Serving Douglas County.
Cedars Family Violence Services, Phone: (800) 942-4040 Serving Custer, Blaine, Loup, Garfield, Valley, Sherman, Wheeler, Greeley Counties
Center for Survivors, Phone: (402) 564-2155 Phone: (800) 658-4482 Serving Boone, Nance, Platte, Polk, Butler, Colfax Counties
Crisis Center for Domestic Abuse/Sexual Assault, Phone: (888) 721- 4340 Serving Cuming, Burt, Dodge, Washington, Saunders Counties
Domestic Abuse/Sexual Abuse Services, Phone: (877) 345-5534 Serving Chase, Dundy, Hayes, Frontier, Hitchcock, Red Willow, Furnas Counties
Domestic Violence Emergency Center, Phone: 308-436-4357 Serving Scotts Bluff, Banner, Kimball, Cheyenne, Morrill Counties
Doves, Phone: (308) 436-4357 Also serving Morrill, Kimball, Banner, Cheyenne and Scotts Bluff Counties.
Family Rescue Services, Phone: (877) 432-4113 Also serving Alliance, Gordon and Sioux, Dawes, Sheridan, Box Butte Counties
Friendship Home, Phone: (402) 437-9302 Serving Otoe, Johnson, Nemaha, Pawnee, Lancaster and Richardson Counties
Haven House, Phone: (4800) 440-4633 Serving Sioux City Hartington, and Cedar, Wayne, Dixon, Dakota, Thurston Counties
Heartland Family Services, Phone: (800) 523-3666 Serving Sarpy, Cass Counties
Hope Crisis Center, Phone: 877-388-4673 Serving York, Crete, and Beatrice; and York, Seward, Fillmore, Thayer, Seward, Saline, Jefferson, Gage Counties
Nebraska Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Referral Line, Hotline: 800-876-6238
North Central Quad County Task Force Phone: (877) 376-2080 Also serving Cherry, Keya Paha, Brown, Rock Counties
Parent-Child Center, Phone: (308) 324-3040 Serving Dawson, Gosper Counties
Project Response, Phone: (800) 456-5764 Serving Otoe, Johnson, Nemaha, Pawnee, and Richardson counties.
Rape/Domestic Abuse Program, Phone: (308) 534-3495 Also serving Lincoln, McPherson, Logan, Hooker, Thomas Counties
Sandhills Crisis Intervention Program, Phone: (308) 284-6055 Also serving Garden, Deuel, Perkins, Keith, Arthur, Grant Counties
Spouse Abuse/Sexual Assault Crisis Center, Phone: (402) 463-4677 Serving Adams Clay, Nuckolls, Webster Counties
The Crisis Center, Inc, Phone: (308) 381-0555 Serving Hall, Hamilton, Howard, Merrick Counties
The S.A.F.E. Center, Phone: (308) 237-2599 Serving Buffalo, Phelps, Harlan, Franklin, Kearney Counties
Voices of Hope, Phone: (402) 475-7273 Serving Lancaster county.
YWCA Women Against Violence Program, Phone: (402) 345-7273 Serving Douglas County