Crisis Center clients were presented with gas cards to assist with getting them to and from work.  Satellite member Allyson Mitchell led the October service project.
The aims and purposes of the Crisis Center of Anderson and Cherokee Counties are summarized as follows:
  • to provide a safe, temporary place in a homelike, supportive environment to enable the battering victim or non-offending family members of child victims to examine available choices for her/himself and any children the victim may have;
  • to educate the community, its agencies and citizens on the needs and experiences of battered and abused women, men and children and the problem of family violence in general;
  • to pursue long range goals to strengthen the family unit and to prevent and reduce the occurrence of violence within the family;
  • to provide counseling and other non-resident services for any victim of family violence, sexual assault or other victim of violent crime.
  • to coordinate services with all governmental and non-governmental providers in our service area to insure the provision of the best services to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and child abuse.

The Mission Statement for the Crisis Center of Anderson and Cherokee Counties is as follows:

To empower, enhance and enrich the lives of victims of family violence, child abuse and sexual assault