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Domestic Violence Prevention and Intervention

Domestic Violence Prevention and Intervention

Arab American Family Services (AAFS)

Culturally competent domestic violence prevention and intervention services and 24-hour crisis hotline.

Services Offered

Domestic Violence Prevention • Domestic Violence Hotline • Crisis Hotline • Legal Aid • Victim Services • Domestic Violence Counseling

Description

AAFS, a bilingual/bicultural agency, provides comprehensive domestic violence intervention and prevention services. Services include:

  • Safety Planning
  • Case Management
  • Direct crisis intervention services for the victim and children
  • Counseling for victims and their children
  • Court support and assistance
  • Orders of Protection
  • Information and referral services
  • Law enforcement intervention
  • Criminal and civil justice advocacy
  • In-house legal assistance
  • Translation and Interpretation
  • Toll-free 24-Hour Crisis Line

Location

7000 W. 111th St., Suite 300, Worth, IL 60482 41.6904031 -87.7927412

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • Arabic
  • English
  • Spanish

Eligibility

-Accepts immigrants, refugees, and members of the Arab-American community; however, services are available to all, regardless of nationality or citizenship status.

    Payment

  • This service is free

How to Apply

Domestic violence prevention and intervention services are available to AAFS clients. To become a client, drop-in to AAFS during business hours or call 708-599-2237. If you need immediate domestic violence intervention, call the AAFS 24-hour crisis line at 708-945-7600.