The Harbor Valentine's Ball 2017

 

Harbor Walk in her Shoes Fundraiser

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE & SEXUAL ASSAULT AGENCY

Harbor, Inc. is a domestic violence and sexual assault agency located in Johnston County. Since 1984, this Not-for-Profit organization has provided victims with a variety of services and programs in an effort to aid them to move beyond a life of violence and for the sole purpose of assisting them to become self-sufficient and The mission of Harbor is to provide help, hope, and safety to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

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Your donations ensure women and children have safety and support to live independent and violence free.

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There are many different things you can do as a Harbor volunteer depending upon your interests and upon your schedule.

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Causes & Events

Stay up to date with our latest news and events which support the various causes we have here at Harbor, Inc.

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Become a volunteer

There are many different things you can do as a Harbor volunteer depending upon your interests and upon your schedule. Some volunteers work directly with the individuals who use our services and some volunteers work in a more administrative role.

Our Services and Support

Sexual Assault and Rape Crisis Program

Harbor, Inc utilizes highly-trained advocates that are available 24/7 to discuss in confidence with anyone who is seeking resource and information, seeking hospital accompaniment during forensic exams, individual advocacy and case management for child and adult survivors of sexual assault and their non-offending caregivers, support groups for those who are victims of sexual assault, and educational trainings for schools.

Domestic Violence/Crisis Intervention

Harbor, Inc utilizes highly-trained advocates that are available 24/7 to discuss in confidence with anyone who is seeking resource and information, desiring to leave an unhealthy relationship, or who is experiencing domestic violence.

24 Hour Emergency Shelter

Harbor’s temporary shelter is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, for 365 days. The Shelter is available to provide information and referral services, safety planning, and secure temporary housing for those women and children experiencing domestic violence and/or sexual assault. Temporary housing is also provided for men who in an alternative location.

Other services provided while at the shelter include:

Families In Transition Program (FIT)

Harbor Inc.’s Families in Transition program is open to anyone who is currently experiencing domestic violence or has been a victim of domestic violence. Our Families in Transition program is designed to help victims of domestic violence regain their sense of power and self-worth through the development of skills and knowledge that will empower them to manage the changes confronting them. Services include domestic violence support & education groups, budgeting & money management, employment/ career counseling, and domestic violence counseling.

Court Advocacy 

Harbor’s court advocacy program assist individuals in filing domestic violence protective order (50B). The court advocate will assist the individual in preparation of testimony to the judge which includes that the individual had a relationship with the abuser; provide detail of the abuse that has occurred; provide information on what the court can do in order to assist the individual in being removed from the domestic violence environment.

Pizazz

Harbor’s upscale resale shops that provide clothing and household items. Proceed from the two stores located in Smithfield and Clayton go towards program support.