Valencia Shelter Services

Mailing Address: 303 Luna Avenue SE, Los Lunas, NM 87031
County of Location: Valencia
Phone: (505) 864-3202
NTEE Code: F- Mental Health, Crisis Intervention, L- Housing and Shelter
Mission Statement:

The mission of the Valencia Shelter for Victims of Domestic Violence is to provide relief and support for victims of domestic violence to advocate for a non-violent society. This will be accomplished by empowering people with the tools to make healthy choices.

Primary Programs:

In addition to a 24-Hour Help/Crisis line, Valencia Shelter manages eight programs directed toward the family. The Shelter provides a secure, private, and confidential location for up to two months.

Counseling – Crisis, individual, group counseling and support groups.

Advocacy – Crisis intervention, personal and legal advocacy that includes court preparation and help filing legal documents.

Violence Intervention Program – Providing offenders with tools to identify and stop the cycle of violence.

Children’s and Teens’ Therapy – Individual and group therapy for those youths witness to family violence.

Transitional Program – Housing for up to two years with ongoing mentoring, encouragement and counseling.

Outreach – Community education about domestic abuse.

Safe Doors – A neutral location for court ordered visitation and exchanges.

Populations Served: All Populations
Counties Served: Valencia
Year Founded:

1989

Annual Budget: $500,000 - $749,999
Personnel: 10 to 29 FTE
Executive Director:

Alexandria V. Taylor

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering, Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS

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