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First Federal Support Healthy Families of Clallam County

Tuesday, June 8th, 2010

Thank you to First Federal Bank for a grant of $1,500 to support unfunded or underfunded programs offered by Healthy Families of Clallam County, including emergency and transitional shelter, therapy, advocacy and operating expense providing services for both child and adult victims of domestic violence, child abuse, and/or sexual assault.

Who We Are

Sunday, February 28th, 2010

Healthy Families of Clallam County (HFCC) is a private non-profit agency providing services to victims of domestic violence (DV), sexual assault (SA) and child abuse. HFCC serves Eastern and Central Clallam County.
Each year HFCC provides crisis intervention services, shelter, transitional housing, therapy, counseling, legal advocacy, medical advocacy, system advocacy, information, speakers bureau to raise awareness, parenting classes, parent clinics, support services and referrals for child and adult victims/survivors of domestic, sexual violence and child abuse. The agency works tirelessly to end all forms of violence and encourage perpetrator accountability through advocacy, education, system coordination, and social change.

What We Do

Sunday, February 28th, 2010

HFCC provides domestic violence, sexual assault and child abuse prevention and treatment services free of charge to adult survivors, child victims, families of victims, and the community. These services include:

  • 24/7 crisis line-360-452-HELP (360-452-4357)
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Emergency shelter/food/clothing closet
  • Transitional Housing
  • Therapy
  • Advocacy Based Counseling
  • Legal-Assistance with protection orders; accompaniment to court proceedings; understanding the legal system; support during interviews
  • Medical Advocacy-Accompaniment to the hospital; finding appropriate follow-up health care
  • System Advocacy
  • Support Groups
  • Speaker’s Bureau
  • Information and Referral Service
  • Parent Education

Our Mission

Sunday, February 28th, 2010

Healthy Families of Clallam County’s mission is to provide a wide range of services empowering children, youth, adults and families to achieve their full potential, improve their physical, mental and emotional health and live free of violence and abuse.

To accomplish this mission, Healthy Families of Clallam County provides child abuse prevention and treatment services including parenting classes, support groups, educational clinics for divorcing parents and in-home parent aides; domestic violence and sexual assault prevention, 24-hour crisis intervention, counseling, systems, medical and legal advocacy, emergency and transitional shelter.

If you are looking for specific resources please visit the What We Do and Get Help pages of our site.