Art Above Violence 2019 - Rise UP
Bringing Help, Hope and Healing
to Victims and Survivors of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault through the Arts
Saturday, October 5th • 6pm-9pm
PAGOSA SPRINGS CENTER FOR THE ARTS
Join us for the elegant night of live performances and fine art. Cash bar and heavy appetizers served.
When & Where
2313 Eagle Dr Pagosa Springs , CO 81147Saturday, October 5, 2019 06:00 PM to Saturday, October 5, 2019 09:00 PM (CDT)
Description: Rise Above Violence is a 501c3 Non-profit who serves victims and survivors in Pagosa Springs and Archuleta County. Call anytime day or night at (970) 264-9075. Court Advocate to explain the criminal justice system and assist with civil restraining orders. Emergency transportation to safe shelter. Shelter provided by the SW Safehouse. Advocates to assist with other community agencies and supportive organizations. Information and referrals. Speakers and trainers to provide community education. We recognize that domestic violence is a repeating pattern and that recovery from either domestic violence or sexual assault can be a lengthy process. While our advocates are not professional counselors, they do understand. They are trained to assess your needs identify and discuss your options, access available services and provide information and referrals to other agencies available to help with your long-term issues. Rise also has a court advocate on staff to explain and assist with the legal process, including help with filing of restraining orders.