What is the Columbus House of Hope?
Columbus House of Hope is a home where a woman with or without her child(ren) may come if she and/or her child(ren) are being abused physically, sexually, emotionally, verbally or financially by her husband, partner or family.
The location of Columbus House of Hope is confidential, as is information regarding residents.
We are open and ready to be of service to you 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year. Columbus House of Hope is a safe and secure place where you can receive support, counseling and referrals in a nonviolent atmosphere while you make decisions about your family’s future.
Violence, alcohol and illicit drugs ARE NOT permitted on the premises.
We are committed to:
- Helping people find realistic alternatives that are available to them
- Respecting a client’s right to explore
- Non-judgemental emotional and listening support
How Long Can You Stay?
You may come for only a few hours or days for a quiet place to think and assess your situation and seek help, until you feel confident you wish to return to your home.
Or, you may stay for up to 21 days while you begin to re-establish yourself and your family in the community.