Counseling, advocacy and shelter for adults and children who are victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.
Contact Latimer House
1003 Main St
Grand Junction, CO 81501
Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners are available to those who wish to report sexual assaults to law enforcement. The victim is examined in a private, comfortable atmosphere by a nurse, providing support and assistance throughout the step-by-step process.
Last year, there were 49 domestic violence-related fatalities in Colorado; three were children. Firearms were used in 80% of these deaths.
Last year, approximately 5,300 Colorado women and children received shelter and 5,400 were turned away because shelters were full.
Domestic violence is one of the most common of all crimes. You are not alone. If you are involved in domestic violence, act now, but carefully by making plans. Start by calling the crisis line at (970) 241-6704, talking with a case manager at The Latimer House main office located downtown or calling (970) 241-0324.