Legal Advocacy

What is a restraining order? A Restraining Order is a court order intended to protect you from further harm from someone who has hurt you. (There are several different kinds, but the Domestic Abuse order information is included here.) There is no cost to file a Domestic Abuse Restraining Order. What does a Restraining Order […]

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Am I in an abusive relationship?

Domestic abuse, sometimes called battering, family abuse, or intimate partner abuse, is a pattern of behavior used to establish power and control over another person through fear and intimidation, often including the threat or use of abuse. Domestic abuse can include physical abuse, emotional abuse, psychological abuse, economic abuse, and/or sexual abuse. Abusers use threats, […]

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I want to help a loved one

One in three women will become a victim of abuse in her lifetime. At some point, nearly all of us know someone affected by domestic abuse, regardless of race, ethnicity or income. Often, victims of domestic abuse are in desperate need of shelter. But how can you help your friend? There are a lot of […]

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I need food

Beyond the challenge of finding a roof over your head, you also need a nourishing meal for you and your family. There are services across the FDL community: Brandon Community Food Pantry 920-273-2875   Broken Bread Canned goods, meals and emergency food, holiday and Thanksgiving assistance. Fridays 2-6pm 51 W Division St., FDL 920-921-3363   […]

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What causes homelessness?

Homelessness is unique for each person experiencing it. Homelessness is both the cause and effect of other problems, ranging from chronic substance abuse, financial instability caused by unemployment or underemployment, mental illness, domestic abuse, and more. Most often, it is a complex set of circumstances, choices and traumas that lead a person to this point. […]

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I need shelter

Solutions Center offers shelter options for men, women, children and families still intact. Clients’ basic needs, including food and personal care, are met daily.   Domestic Abuse Shelter Our domestic abuse shelter is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The shelter has a 24 bed capacity, and is available to women and their […]

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I’m being evicted

Eviction and Disconnection Assistance Solutions Center provides some financial relief for families who have received eviction or disconnection notices. For eviction or disconnection assistance, please call to set up an appointment with our Eviction Prevention Advocate. Appointments are made weekly on Tuesday afternoons. To help you with this process, please have the following information available: […]

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I need counseling & support

Support Services Solutions Center offers counseling and advocacy, not only for its clients, but for those in the community facing domestic abuse as well. Staffing includes case managers and a licensed child and family therapist. Remember that even if you’re unsure of where to turn or how to start, or even what you need help […]

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I need to flee violence

If you are being abused, we are here 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Getting away from an abusive relationship is the first step to standing up for yourself. If someone is abusing you… … you rebuild your life. We will help you never feel alone again.   CONFIDENTIAL, SAFE SHELTER Solutions Center’s […]

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