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The mission of River House, Inc. is to provide safety and services to survivors of domestic and sexual abuse while promoting empowerment through education and advocacy. River House, Inc. has been serving local communities since 1986, by providing crisis counseling, emergency shelter, group counseling and support, as well as legal advocacy and community education.

You may trod me in the very dirt
But still, like dust, I’ll rise.

- Maya Angelou

 

Our website is designed to serve victims and survivors, volunteers willing to help victims, and those looking for information about domestic and sexual abuse services in the region served.

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Youth Summer Recreation Program A Success!

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River House Youth Summer Recreation Groups came to an end this week. We had 2 groups; Group A was ages 7-11 and Group B was ages 12-14. Attendance each week…

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Zombie 5k Run/Walk

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RUN OR BE EATEN!! Can YOU Survive??!? Avoid the Zombie hoards while traversing the post-apocalyptic streets of Grayling, MI!! Whether you’re an avid runner or would rather walk the route,…

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SCHWAN’S CARES FUNDRAISER

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FOR THE NEXT 2 WEEKS, we have partnered with SCHWAN’S for a special fundraiser. SCHWAN’S CARES will donate up to 40% on every purchase for the next 2 weeks and…

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AUGUST NEEDS LIST

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Here is a list of our most current and immediate needs.  Thank you for your generosity!

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BACK TO SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST

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Help us ensure that every child is prepared to learn and succeed by donating school supplies that are most in need.  These items can be dropped off at our Grayling…

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JULY 2017 NEEDS LIST

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RH YOUTH SUMMER PROGRAM

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Our Youth Summer Program is gearing up to begin. Excitement is in the air! To help make this year’s program a success and safe, we are asking, if anyone would…

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Munson Healthcare Hospital Grayling and River House Stand Together Against Violence

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   Today River House is proudly joining Munson Healthcare Grayling Hospital and all hospitals across the nation to stand together against violence, and show our commitment to combat violence in…

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A SPECIAL THANK YOU!

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May, 12, 2017      Last Friday’s Spring Fling – Cinco de Mayo Fiesta was a HUGE success thanks to all the volunteers, donors, businesses, attendees, staff and the community.…

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