To provide a comprehensive range of family-focused services for Lorain County Victims of Domestic Violence. Such services provide the tools to maximize their opportunity to survive, obtain physical and mental well being and independence, and minimize the trauma involved in coping with family violence. We endeavor to be part of a collaborative community effort to provide a responsive system of care for victims while also raising awareness.
Lorain County Safe Harbor recognizes domestic violence as a serious and significant societal ill deserving of separate and independent attention and this organization seeks to focus exclusively on the resolution of that problem.
Lorain County Safe Harbor strives to eliminate the societal pattern of violence and coercion within family systems.
Lorain County Safe Harbor actively opposes the abuse of power and control over others and supports equality in relationships.
Lorain County Safe Harbor functions to empower victims of domestic violence to take control over their lives by providing a broad range of services to individuals and the community in the areas of safety, shelter, advocacy, education, counseling and support for growth and change.
Lorain County Safe Harbor provides services without regard to race, color, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, ancestry, veteran status, or national origin.
Lorain County Safe Harbor believes in taking a stand against domestic violence in an effort to stop it.