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Micah’s Place services include:
Emergency Response – 24 Hour Helpline 800-500-1119 Micah’s Place hotline responds with counseling, information and referrals to resources. Micah’s Place staff provides confidential temporary emergency shelter. Both are available 24 hours a day.
Safety and Service Micah’s Place staff provides needs assessment, legal advocacy, development of a safety plan, and the coordination of appropriate services and follow-up including support groups.
Outreach Micah’s Place maintains outreach offices in Fernandina Beach, Yulee, Hilliard, and Callahan, Florida. Information and services including court accompaniment are extended to those who are not in need of shelter.
Youth Programs Every child in the shelter receives an assessment including screening for child abuse, neglect and risk as well as case management, assistance with daily activities, and appropriate referrals.
Prevention Materials and programs are regularly presented to the public. Trained staff provides professional training to law enforcement, judicial agencies, mental health professionals and other professionals and paraprofessionals throughout the community. Dating Violence Education and Healthy Relationships programs are presented to thousands of students.
Support Micah’s Place operates totally with donations from the community and grants. Micah’s Place Purple Dove Resale Center offers gently used furniture, household and decorative items, and ladies apparel to help sustain operations for victims of domestic violence. These items are also provided to women leaving an abusive situation who want to lead a self-sufficient life with their children.
For more information, please visit Micahsplace.org