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Auglaize County Crisis Center, Inc.

Name of Non-Profit Organization *

Auglaize County Crisis Center, Inc.

Federal Tax ID Number *

341550546

Address *

P.O. Box 328
Wapapkoneta,, Ohio 45895
United States

Your Name *

Shirley Longworth

Your Title *

Executive Director

Contact email address *

shirleyl@auglaizecc.org

Contact Phone Number

(419) 738-5511

What is the mission of your organization?

The mission of the Auglaize County Crisis Center, Inc is to provide coordinated family intervention to ensure the safety, dignity and self determination of those involved in the cycle of family violence.
This service is provided through 24 hour crisis intervention, safe confidential shelter, food, transportation, case management, legal advocacy, family crisis management and programs of prevention and intervention. These programs teach families to recognize the characteristics of healthy and unhealthy relationships. They reduce the risk of interpersonal violence within potentially harmful households. They offer positive communication skills, effective problem solving and decision making. They assist in identifying life sustaining needs and turning those needs into short and long term goals They provide job skills training, job searching,transportation These programs assist both adults and children though age appropriate curriculum and advocacy.
Domestic violence is a crime. It impacts our children for generations. The Auglaize County Crisis Center seeks to break the cycle that teaches damaging behaviors for those living in violence or the threat of violence for both women, men, adult and children. Thank you for being a part of that solution.

Which social causes does your agency address through its programming?
(Check ALL that apply)
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  • (B) Children & Youth
  • (J) Family & Parenting
  • (L) Homelessness & Housing
  • (O) Job Training / Workplace Issues
  • (P) Legal Assistance
  • (Q) Men's Issues
  • (S) Poverty & Hunger
  • (V) Seniors Citizens
  • (X) Women's Issues

(Z) Any other categories (not listed above) that your agency addresses?

(Z) Elder abuse, child abuse domestic violence

Does your organization have volunteer opportunities available for high school students?

Yes

List possible volunteer opportunities -or- a link to where they can be found on the web.

Children's programs, children's activities, tutoring, involvement in the major fundraising activities, assisting in simple house repairs or Spring clean ups. The agency has a garden through the summer. Individuals assist in planting and care of the vegetable garden.

Volunteer coordinator

Misty Mihm

Volunteer coordinator's email address

crsiscen@bright.net

Volunteer coordinator's phone number

(419) 738-5511