(Havasu Abuse Victims Education Network)
HAVEN Family Resource Center is a non-profit agency located in Lake Havasu City, Arizona. HAVEN is a fully accredited family advocacy center serving all people in crisis situations including victims of crimes. We coordinate the response to crimes such as crimes against children, domestic violence, sexual assault, elder abuse, and all other person crimes. HAVEN Family Resource Center works in alliance with other agencies to reduce the trauma to victims of crime and increase the success of prosecution. Our service area includes Mohave County, La Paz County as well as the surrounding tribal reservations. HAVEN Family Resource Center has been providing services to people in crisis since 2001. Our many services include On Scene Crisis Response, Court Advocacy, Forensic Interviews, Forensic Exams, Case Management, Counseling, Child Abuse Prevention Education, Positive Parenting, Safety Planning, and the Food 4 Kidz Program.
We provide a multidisciplinary response to cases that are referred to the center including forensic medical evaluations, forensic interviews, crisis and therapeutic counseling, legal and personal advocacy, educational information and referrals. Victims have the opportunity to obtain a variety of crisis services in one location, with all agencies working together in the best interest of the families.
HAVEN offers a playroom, family rooms, private medical exam room, and comfortable interview rooms. We also provide showers, personal hygiene items, clothes, and food to children and families when necessary.
Victims and their families and families in crisis are helped through their immediate trauma and provided with the tools to help with coping skills and the healing process.