LOCAL SUPPORT ORGANIZATIONS
Family Crisis Council
Family Crisis Council provides support to victims of domestic violence and abuse through a comprehensive set of services meant to assist and empower reliable support systems.
Terrie Hess Child Advocacy Center
We support child victims of abuse and their non-offending caregivers with critical in-house services at our nationally accredited facility. We offer free youth and adult education and support opportunities to teach our community about preventing child abuse.
We are committed to the mission of connecting people and resources to build a stronger community. We accomplish this goal by funding health and human service programs, participating in community development initiatives, and collaborating with other organizations dedicated to improving the quality of life for our citizens.
Polaris is leading a survivor-centered, justice and equity driven movement to end human trafficking. Since 2007, Polaris has operated the U.S. National Human Trafficking Hotline, connecting victims and survivors to support and services, and helping communities hold traffickers accountable.
Capstone Recovery Center, Inc.
Capstone Recovery Center, Inc. provides a safe Godly environment where women whose lives have been affected by prescription/illicit drug abuse, and/or other life-controlling issues, can be educated and encouraged to lead fully functional lives as productive citizens in the community.
Life Choice Rowan
Life Choices Rowan offers free of charge pregnancy testing and limited obstetrical ultrasound to confirm pregnancy. We offer holistic support to parents with children under 2 in the home. Parenting can be tough but you don’t have to do it alone.
Nazareth Child & Family Connection
Nazareth has an array of services which are provided in our continuum of care including Family Foster Care, Adoptions, Transitional Living Services for Young Adults, Level II Therapeutic Residential, Short Term Care, Individual and Group Outpatient Therapy, Psychiatric Services, and Outpatient Substance Abuse Therapy in Rowan and Davidson Counties.
Salisbury Police Department
Patrol Officers play an important role in public service by protecting people and property, helping to deter and prevent crime, and improve quality of life issues. They are the first responders of law enforcement.
North Carolina Human Trafficking Commission
The North Carolina Human Trafficking Commission is the legislatively mandated leader of anti-human trafficking efforts in North Carolina per S.L. 2013-368. The Commission is charged with
Examining and combating human trafficking
Funding and facilitating research
Creating measurement, assessment, and accountability measures
Informing and educating law enforcement personnel, social services providers, and the general public
Suggesting new policies, procedures, and legislation
Developing regional response teams
Identifying gaps in law enforcement or service provision and recommending solutions
The Commission is housed in and staffed by the North Carolina Judicial Branch.
NC Coalition Against Human Trafficking
Multi-disciplinary group in North Carolina dedicated to creating awareness of human trafficking.
NC Stop Human Trafficking
Since our beginning in 2010, educating our community about Human Trafficking has been our focus. We do this by speaking to church and civic groups, participating in community events, and training professional groups.
The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
Rowan County Department of Social Services
Rowan County Department of Social Services (DSS) is committed to improving the lives of our citizens, helping them to overcome life’s challenges, while at the same time promoting their personal responsibility in order to build a stronger community.
Rowan County Department of Health
Our mission is to provide and to encourage the provision of quality public health programs that protect and promote health, prevent and control disease, reduce and rehabilitate disability, as well as establish and maintain healthful lifestyles in a safe environment. This will be accomplished by assessing local health needs, developing public health policies, and assuring delivery of needed community services.
Present Age Ministries
Present Age Ministries is a 501(c) 3 nonprofit organization committed to combating the sexual abuse, exploitation and trafficking of teen girls. We equip communities to identify at-risk teen girls through prevention and awareness education and to support survivors through holistic, individualized care.
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