(812) 944-6743 Administrative Primary Phone(812) 944-6743 Administrative Primary Phone
(877) 803-7577 Toll free voice 24 Hour Crisis Line
The Center for Women and Families provides essential services to domestic violence and sexual assault victims in Louisville and southern Indiana, including Clark County and Floyd County:
- 24-hour crisis line
- Emergency shelter for battered women and their children
- Longer-term transitional housing
- Shelter classroom for “at-risk” children
- Counseling and therapy
- Support groups
- Help with legal options
- Hospital advocacy
- Child development
The Victim Assistance Program of the Clark County Prosecuting Attorney, established in 1990, provides the following services to crime victims: Help guide the victim through the criminal justice system when prosecution occurs. Accompany victims to court. Assist victims in filling out applications for Violent Crime Compensation. Notify victims of the status of their cases. Insure that victims can make their views known in decisions regarding bail, plea agreements, and sentencing. Refer victims to social service agencies when needed. Aggressively pursue restitution and assist with property return.
Carmen Croudep, Victim Advocate
501 East Court Avenue
215 City-County Building
Jeffersonville, IN 47130
The Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence is a statewide alliance of domestic violence programs, support agencies and concerned individuals. We provide technical assistance, resources, information and training to those who serve victims of domestic violence; and promote social and systems change through public policy, public awareness and education.
Operating around the clock, seven days a week, confidential and free of cost, the National Domestic Violence Hotline provides lifesaving tools and immediate support to enable victims to find safety and live lives free of abuse. Callers to the Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) can expect highly trained experienced advocates to offer compassionate support, crisis intervention information and referral services in over 170 languages. Visitors to this site can find information about domestic violence, safety planning, local resources and ways to support the organization.
1-800-799-SAFE (toll-free; 24 hours)