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Rural Outreach

Rural outreach services for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking are now being offered across South Dakota. Below is a list of shelters who have a rural outreach advocate, the number where they can be reached, and the counties they serve. All of the agencies provide the following services: advocacy, community relations, transportation, and public education presentations.

SHELTER PHONE NUMBERS LOCATION COUNTIES SERVED
 
SAFE HARBOR 1-888-290-2935
605-226-1212
ABERDEEN ROWN, EDMUNDS, DAY, MCPHERSON, POTTER, CAMPBELL, MARSHALL
 
BROOKINGS D.A. SHELTER 1-888-643-5400
605-692-7233
BROOKINGS BROOKINGS
 
MISSOURI VALLEY CRISIS CENTER 605-734-5155 CHAMBERLAIN BRULE, LYMAN, BUFFALO
 
YANKTON SHELTER 605-665-4811 YANKTON YANKTON, HUTCHINSON, BON HOMME, CHARLES MIX
 
WINNER RESOURCE CENTER AND GREGORY COUNTY SHELTER 605-842-2736 (WINNER)
1-800-658-3486 or 605-775-2626 (GREGORY)
WINNER
BURKE
TRIPP, GREGORY
 
YWCA FAMILY VIOLENCE PROGRAM AND FAMILY CRISIS CENTER 605-352-4952 (YWCA)
605-472-3097 (FCC)
HURON
REDFIELD
BEADLE, HAND, KINGSBURY, JERAULD, SANBORN, SPINK, FAULK, HAND
 
CAVA 1-888-244-SAFE (7233)
605-374-5823
LEMMON PERKINS, CORSON, ZIEBACH; PARTS OF HARDING, BUTTE
 
MITCHELL AREA SAFEHOUSE 605-996-4440 MITCHELL DAVISON, SANBORN, MINER, HANSON, HUTCHINSON, DOUGLAS, AURORA, JERAULD
 
MISSOURI SHORES DV CENTER 1-800-696-7187
605-224-0256
PIERRE HUGHES, STANLEY, SULLY, HYDE, JONES, HAAKON
 
WAVI AND DOMESTIC CRISIS OUTREACH 1-888-716-9284
605-341-4808 (dv)
605-341-2046 (sa)
(WAVI)
605-584-3560 (DCO)
RAPID CITY,
BELLE FOURCHE,
LEAD, DEADWOOD
RURAL PENNINGTON, LAWRENCE, PARTS OF BUTTE
 
CHILDREN'S INN 1-888-378-7389
605-338-4880
SIOUX FALLS RURAL MINNEHAHA, LINCOLN, MCCOOK, UNION, TURNER
 
WOMEN'S RESOURCE CENTER 1-800-660-8064
605-886-4300
WATERTOWN CLARK, HAMLIN, DUEL, CODINGTON, GRANT
 
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Legal Assistance for Victims Referral Process

CIVIL cases only (no criminal). Attorneys will attempt to travel to where client is located. If you ever have questions or concerns regarding the program, please contact Liz at the Network Office (731-0041) or by e-mail, liz@sdnafvsa.com.

TERMS/OTHER INFO LOCATION PHONE NUMBERS/HOURS
East River Legal Services:
  • Income guideline of 200% of poverty level
  • If accepted, letter goes to client informing who their attorney will be
  • Client will go to their nearest shelter for safety planning
  • Client brings safety plan to attorney appt
  • 30 day wait for divorce, unless partner has already filed against client
2 attorneys in Sioux Falls, 1 in Aberdeen. For clients residing east of Missouri River. 336-9230 or 1-800-952-3015 Tuesday and Thursday 9am to Noon.
Dakota Plains Legal Services:
  • No income guidelines
  • If accepted, letter goes to client informing who their attorney will be
  • Client will go to their nearest shelter for safety planning
  • Client brings safety plan to attorney appt
  • 30 day wait for divorce, unless partner has already filed against client
2 attorneys in Rapid City,   1 in Pierre. For clients residing west of Missouri River. 342-7171 or 1-800-742-8602 Rapid City area Monday through Friday 9-5. 605-222-8568 Pierre area Monday through Friday 9-5.
Lutheran Social Services:
  • No income guidelines
  • If accepted, client will know immediately
  • Safety plans conducted with client at LSS
  • Immigration issues only - refers clients to ERLS or DPLS for civil matters
Attorney in Sioux Falls but will travel anywhere in state. 339-4601 or 1-866-242-2447 Monday through Friday 8-5.
 


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