Sexual Assault/Incest Support Groups

Victim Services Unit

 
General Information
Description of ServiceCrisis based intervention. 24 hours. Crime scene assistance to offer advocacy for victims of domestic violence or sexual assault/abuse. Offers support groups, information and referral to community resources and helps establish protection orders for victims.

Provides an innovative, teamwork approach between law enforcement and victim service advocates to provide direct, immediate services and support to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and child abuse victims. The program provides direct services to victims of all crimes however we primarily work with domestic violence and sexual assault. The two full-time crime victim advocates are on call 24-hours a day and are available to respond "on scene" with officers to provide immediate assistance to victims. Support is on-going and can include shelter, community resource referral and medical, court, and prosecution assistance. The Post Falls program is a model law enforcement and victim service program.
LocationKootenai
Geographical AreaKootenai County
Intake ProcedureContact for intake procedures.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish available.
EligibilityVictim of domestic violence or sexual assault; all victim's of crime
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsFree.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation 24 hours a day.
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone 208-773-1080
Physical Site Address 1 1717 E Polston Ave
Physical Site City, State, Zip Post Falls, ID 83854
Mailing Address 1 1717 E Polston Ave
Mailing City, State, Zip Post Falls, ID 83854
Main Phone 208-773-1080
Web Address http://www.postfallspolice.com/artman2/publish/Victim_Services_Unit/index.html
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Post Falls Police Department
Affiliated Program: Victim Services Unit
This Service: Sexual Assault/Incest Support Groups
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Sexual Assault/Incest Support Groups (PN-8100.0200-800)