If you are in a domestic violence situation, you can be free! There are ways to safely break away, and our Domestic Violence advocates are well trained, and available 24 hours a day / 7 days a week. Whether you need an emergency place to stay, or just have questions about...Read More
Willow Tree Missions Shop is accepting donations 5 days a week. You can now drop off donations any time we are open. Our official hours are: Tuesdays through Fridays: 10AM – 6PM Saturdays: 10AM – 5PM Absolutey no donations may be left outside of our store hours. ...Read More
Our vision is to eliminate Domestic Violence in Piatt County.
Following Jesus Christ as our source of inspiration and guidance, we aim to eliminate domestic violence in Piatt County by providing education and prevention training to the community, raising awareness of this cause, and providing assistance and comfort to families affected by domestic violence through counseling, mentoring, legal advocacy, shelter services and other services as needed.
Statistics show that 1 in 4 Women Will Experience Domestic Violence In Their Lifetime.
1 in 7 men will experience abuse in his lifetime
1 in 3 teens will experience dating abuse
These statistics are alarming to us in many ways. Domestic violence does not discriminate. It is as prevalent here as it is anywhere else. This means our county potentially contains:
Would you be willing to be a part of helping us fight this ugly reality in our hometown area?
Volunteer With The Domestic Abuse Program.
Volunteers are essential to the ability of the shelter being open and providing services to victims of domestic violence. Ways you can help us:
Answer calls on the 24-hour Hotline
Provide support and information to residents when they are at the shelter.
Perform community outreach and education about domestic violence.
Assist with fundraising activities.
Perform administrative tasks and so much more!
CLICK HERE for info on volunteering!
Our advocate training is a 40 hour class that prepares you to serve directly with clients of Willow Tree Missions. If you have a passion for Eliminating Domestic Abuse in Piatt County, please email us at mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org