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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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Community Partner Spotlight: Kirtland Community College

By River House

In early 2008, the Kirtland Community College Service Learning Coordinator proposed to the Kirtland administration to formalize a collaborative partnership with River House Inc. The two organizations had a great…

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Is Your Child Being Sexually Abused?

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Talking to Your Child If You Suspect That They Are Being Sexually Abused Talk to your child directly. Pick your time and place carefully! Have this conversation somewhere that your…

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*trigger warning: violence*

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Social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and Google+ allow us to connect, share information and interests with a variety of people and organizations and because you are a…

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From the Desk of the Director……

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I have been an advocate for survivors of domestic and sexual violence for over 16 years. As Director of River House, Inc. I continue to advocate for survivors. April is…

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Meet Volunteer Lori Wybraniec

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By Lori Wybraniec In November 2013, I joined the River House Board of Directors and currently sit on the Board Development Committee.  My experience with River House Inc. began in…

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2012-2013 Revenue

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The pie chart below depicts our incoming revenue and the percentages breakdown for fiscal year 2013. Grant money is received specifically allocated for supplies, employee pay, mileage, etc. Matching Volunteer…

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