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32.95 miles away, PO Box 1302, Seguin, TX, 78155

Free and Confidential services for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault

GVFVS is dedicated to creating a safe space where all survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault receive the highest quality services and are treated with respect and dignity. GVFVS does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression,

While our foremost concern is ensuring physical safety, we seek to maintain a supportive atmosphere wherein the victim is able to obtain information, explore options, and ultimately make their own choices (self-advocacy). Our efforts are directed at providing a holistic approach to meeting the victim’s unique needs, and equipping victims to become survivors though problem solving skills, a heightened sense of self-esteem, self-sufficiency, and alternatives to living with violence.

Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED
24/7 Hotline
(800) 834-2033
Online and Virtual Assistance

Free and Confidential services for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. Advocates are available 24/7 to offer services, information, and support. Calls may be anonymous.

GVFVS is dedicated to creating a safe space where all survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault receive the highest quality services and are treated with respect and dignity. GVFVS does not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, disability, or economic condition.

Serving Gonzales, Guadalupe, Karnes, and Wilson Counties. However, survivors who live outside these areas are not turned away if they contact us for help.

Free.

Hours
Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Services are Available 24/7
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32.95 miles away, PO Box 1302, Seguin, TX, 78155

Like a 12-step program, HEART helps you with issues of self-esteem and self-sufficiency while examining your choices and encouraging healthy relationships.

It is also referred to as the Domestic Violence Recovery Class.

We provide services to clients in Gonzales, Guadalupe, Karnes, and Wilson counties. However, survivors who live outside these areas are not turned away if they contact us for help.

FREE

Business Hours Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday - Sunday: Closed Services are Available 24/7
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32.95 miles away, PO Box 1302, Seguin, TX, 78155

Legal Advocacy:

Services include assistance with applying for an Emergency or Permanent Protective Order; Crime Victims Compensation, which can help with crime-related costs such as relocation and housing, daycare, medical expenses, crime-related travel, and other expenses if eligible; assistance with divorce and child custody matters; accompaniment to court; and immigration issues – assistance with the process of obtaining legal status. Your batterer or law enforcement cannot have you deported under the protection of the Violence Against Women Act.

Victim Advocacy:

Advocates will listen to your unique needs and inform you of your options and available resources. With your permission, advocates will speak to others on your behalf, such as law enforcement, healthcare professionals, prosecutors, and housing.

Advocacy is available 24/7 through our Crisis Hotline and Accompaniment services. Advocacy is also available on a walk-in basis during regular business hours. Please call us for hours and location information.

FREE

Hours
Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: CLOSED
Sunday: CLOSED

Updated within the last month
32.95 miles away, PO Box 1302, Seguin, TX, 78155

Specifically for families who have experienced domestic violence. Covers the dynamics of abuse, effects on our parenting, the emotional needs of children witnessing abuse, parenting and communication styles, safety planning, and more. Approved by CPS as Protective Parenting.

We provide services to clients in Gonzales, Guadalupe, Karnes, and Wilson counties. However, survivors who live outside these areas are not turned away if they contact us for help.

FREE

Updated within the last month
32.95 miles away, PO Box 1302, Seguin, TX, 78155

Volunteers are the backbone of our organization, providing support services at the shelter, within the community, and at The Cranny, our thrift shop in Seguin, TX. All volunteers are provided with training. Positions are flexible to accommodate varying schedules and volunteer interests.

We welcome student interns from disciplines including: counseling, criminal justice, psychology/sociology, marketing, child development, etc.

Volunteer Opportunities include:

  • Community Relations, Special Events and Outreach
  • Answering Hotline Calls
  • Children’s Activities
  • Shelter maintenance, Organization, and decorating
  • Administrative Support
  • Fundraising

Click here for volunteer application.

Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: CLOSED Sunday: CLOSED
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36.35 miles away, 6066 TX-123, Seguin, TX, 78155

A safe place to stay for women, children, and men.

Even if you have a safe place to stay, you can still receive free services through the nonresidential program.

Services are provided at the Shelter, or an advocate is available to meet with you in a safe location in Gonzales, Karnes, or Wilson counties and the Schertz/Cibolo area.

Eligibility Requirements: Domestic Violence or Sexual Assault in the last 30 days.

Free and Confidential services for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault 1-800-834-2033.  Advocates are available 24/7 to offer services, information, and support.  Calls may be anonymous.

Updated within the last month