Domestic Violence on the Rise in the Tri-State
The Evansville Police Department has reportedly been receiving and increasing number of domestic violence calls recently. This time of year can be very stressful for many families. Many people, both men and women who find themselves in abusive relationships might not think there are any sources of help, but there are. If you are in a current domestic violence situation, an abuse situation, or know of someone that is, please reach out and get help.
According to DomesticShelters.org, there are currently 5 domestic violence and abuse shelters and programs in Evansville, IN with 2 offering a hotline and some offering emergency shelter.
Albion Fellows Bacon Center
Hotline 812-422-5622 Business 812-422-5622
Hotline 866-367-9922 Business 812-422-1191
Community Action Program of Evansville
Echo Housing - Family Transitional Housing
Outside of this city and still nearby, you can also find help at many domestic violence and abuse shelters and programs in places like Mount Vernon, Owensboro, and Jasper.