Domestic Violence Services Program

Offering Assistance

The Domestic Violence Services Program has counselors in place to assist victims as they come in to file for orders of protection, for victims seeking orders against non-intimate relationships. 

For Orders of Protection against intimate partners, please contact the Family Safety Center at 901-222-4400.

The counselors in this program provide:

  • Court advocacy
  • Crisis intervention
  • Empowerment
  • Encouragement
  • Referrals to other agencies for needed services
  • Safety planning
  • Support counseling
  • Assistance in completing applications for the Tennessee Criminal Injuries Fund
  • Screening for emergency services

For Additional Information

To get more information about the Domestic Violence Services Program, call the Crime Victims Center at (901) 222-3950.