The Alliance advocacy services offer more than assistance in a crisis. While we are there for those who need emergency services such as shelter or restraining orders, we also have many other resources and referrals that you may not know about. The following is a list of all the things we offer in our community:

Survivor resources – ask us about –

  • Safety planning (including safety while at home)
  • Safety locks
  • Clothing
  • Food
  • Transportation
  • Bus tokens
  • Emergency rental assistance
  • Furniture
  • Household items
  • Motel stays/ shelter
  • Laundry and shower vouchers
  • Cell phones
  • Prescription assistance
  • Restraining orders
  • Elder abuse orders
  • Stalking orders
  • Sexual assault orders
  • Dropping restraining order classes
  • Renewing restraining orders
  • Child custody paperwork
  • Divorce paperwork
  • Employment assistance
  • Drivers license assistance
  • Resume assistance
  • GED assistance
  • College grants
  • Immigration issues
  • Help getting mental health services
  • Help with disability paperwork
  • Vocational rehabilitation assistance
  • TANF assistance
  • Domestic violence grant assistance
  • Garden plots

Trainings we offer

  • Domestic violence
  • DV & substance abuse
  • DV & children
  • Sexual Assault
  • Bystander
  • Walk in her shoes
  • Vicarious trauma
  • Cultural competency
  • Oppression
  • Dating violence

Groups and Classes

  • Unconditional Self Love
  • Credit counseling
  • Helping Children Exposed to Batterers
  • Adults Molested as Children
  • Art Therapy
  • PTSD


  • Kid’s Care Fair
  • Recovery Fair
  • Blackberry Festival
  • Labor Day Festival
  • Fire Fighter’s Fair
  • Super Kids
  • High School (prevention)
  • Middle School (Bullying)
  • Elementary School ( after-school)
  • Adult Probation & Parole
  • Department of Human Services
  • Project Baby Check
  • Pregnancy Center
  • Head Start & Early Head Start
  • Siskiyou Community Health Center
  • Perinatal Task Force
  • Josephine County Domestic & Sexual Violence Council
  • Attorney General’s Sexual Assault Task Force
  • Josephine County Sexual Assault Task Force
  • Meth Task Force
  • OnTrack


  • Soup for the Souls
  • Spaghetti Feed
  • Year End Appeal

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