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Programs & Services

There are a variety of ways that our agency supports victims of domestic and sexual violence. We offer counseling and support groups, legal advocacy and medical advocacy to victims, and services for ALL victims including those who identify as LGBTQ+.

The Women’s Center, Inc. offers many different options to help you!


Read more for tips and advice on how to keep yourself safe in a variety of ways, both on and off-line.


The Women’s Center, Inc. provides a welcoming and non-judgmental atmosphere to all clients and their family members who identify as members of the LGBTQ+ Community.


Legal Advocacy Program

The Goal of the Legal Department is Justice and Safety for Battered Persons. The Women’s Center, Inc. has a Legal Coordinator and Advocate who assists clients with legal options and safety planning.

Services include:

  • Assistance in filing Protection From Abuse and Sexual Violence Protection petitions

  • Accompanies the victims to PFA and SVPO hearings and related criminal hearings

  • Provide emotional support to the victims

       Helps assist clients to identify their own needs and preferred outcomes.


Medical Advocacy Program

The Women’s Center of Columbia/Montour Inc. Medical Advocacy Program provides services for victims of domestic violence and sexual abuse, prevention activities, advocacy, and leadership to the health care community, aimed at eradicating violence and sexual abuse.

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