24-hour hotline 802-775-3232

What We Do

What We Do

  • 24 hour-a-day crisis line response for victims of domestic and sexual violence
  • Emergency shelter for victims of domestic and sexual violence and their children
  • Hospital and police station advocacy for victims of sexual and/or domestic violence
  • Legal advocacy
  • Short term counseling and support
  • Alcohol and substance abuse referrals
  • Community Education programs for schools, churches, and service organizations
  • Assistance with finding permanent, safe housing for victims of domestic violence
  • Community referrals on health, economic, legal, education, children’s services, and disability issues

Who We Serve

We serve victims of domestic and sexual violence. Our services are confidential and free of charge. The Rutland County Network and Shelter is funded through the United Way, federal, and state agencies, and various private foundations and contributions. We are heavily dependent upon the community for financial support.