If you or someone you love is being abused and think you have nowhere to turn then please read on. There are abused women support groups in Greenville wanting to help. Here’s a list of some of the organizations and what they offer.
Compass of Carolina is located at 1100 Rutherford Road, Greenville, SC 29609 and can be reached at 864-467-3434. This is a non-profit counseling center providing several programs: Family Violence Intervention, Truancy Prevention/Intervention, Violence in Schools Prevention, Employee Assistance, Consumer Credit Counseling, Mediation, and Family Counseling. Compass of Carolina is accredited by the Council on Accreditation for Children and Families. They are a member of the National Foundation for Consumer Credit. Call for more information.
Domestic Abuse/Relationship Addiction meets every Tuesday. Childcare is available. 6:30-8PM. CAll 864-467-3636 for location in the Greenville area.
To learn of groups and organizations in other areas of the country, go to your search engine and enter “groups for battered women” or “abused women support groups.”
Help is out there and most of it’s free. Don’t hesitate to call. Advice and a plan are key in getting out of a dangerous relationship.