Recovery is possible
HELP FOR VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
OASIS women’s shelter is a Domestic Violence Program and licensed Women’s Substance Treatment provider for battered women and/or homeless, chemically dependent women and their dependent children. OASIS addresses the unique needs of victims of domestic violence – whether trapped in the cycle of violence and/or the cycle of addiction.
Located in Owensboro, Kentucky, and built on the “Empowerment Model”, OASIS provides a safe place for women and their children to escape the trauma and devastation of domestic violence and/or substance abuse.
The program is divided into four phases:
Emergency shelter for women & their children fleeing an abusive environment.
Specialized services to enhance progress achieved during the Emergency Phase.
Residents who meet specific requirements move tp furnished apartments.
A vital link for victims in the community to access services offered by OASIS and others.
Did you know?
- 1 in 3 women in the US have been victims of some form of physical violence by an intimate partner within their lifetime.
- 1 in 5 women have been victims of severe physical violence by an intimate partner in their lifetime.
- 1 in 7 women have been stalked by an intimate partner during their lifetime
- Intimate partner violence accounts for 15% of all violent crime
- 19% of domestic violence involves a weapon
- 1 in 15 children are exposed to intimate partner violence each year, and 90% of these children are eyewitnesses to this violence
Services available in the following counties:
- Daviess Co. Non Residential (270) 685-5271
- Daviess (270) 685-0260
- Hancock (270) 298-4485
- Henderson (270) 826-6212
- McLean (270) 298-4485
- Ohio (270) 298-4485
- Union (270) 389-9906
- Webster (270) 639-0010
OR CALL TOLL FREE 1-800-88-ABUSE
OASIS, Inc. does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion origin, or disability in employment or the provision of services.
Domestic violence services are funded, in whole or in part from federal and state funds provided by the Cabinet for Health and Family Services through a contract with KDVA.