Pee Dee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Assault
220 South Irby Street
Florence, SC 29503
The Community Victim Assistance program provides 24-hour crisis intervention, individual and support group counseling, medical/legal/criminal justice advocacy and accompaniment, information, and referral to victims and their families through 24-hour crisis line and crisis centers.
The Emergency Safe Shelter is an anonymously located, emergency safe shelter for abused women and their children. Accessible 24 hours a day, the shelter provides 24-hour crisis intervention, individual and support group counseling, resource procurement, information and referrals, living skills training, advocacy, and accompaniment. Children’s services include educational support, recreation, and counseling.
The Durant Children’s Center utilizes a child friendly setting designed to reduce the trauma experienced by victims and witnesses of abuse or neglect, Durant conducts clinical and forensic assessments and provides therapy for children and adolescents as well as advocacy and services to the non-offending parent and guardian. Parent Education Parent Support – a 12-week parenting education and support group; Training for professionals, multidisciplinary case management and community education presentations are available.