Contact Branches 

Branches Domestic Violence Shelter 
P.O. Box 403 
Huntington, WV 25708 

Email: info@branchesdvs.org

Phone: 304-529-2382

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Branches is thrilled to announce the opening of our second emergency shelter. This shelter is located in Putnam County and will provide desperately needed additional services for victims fleeing domestic violence. Today is the culmination of many years of hard work by Branches staff, the Putnam County Stop team, community members, and volunteers who shared our vision and provided crucial aid and resources. 

Resource Library & Links

Welcome to our library of online resources. Here you can find information to better understand the dynamics, effects and types of abuse or data on the prevalence of domestic violence.

 

This is also a great place to find resources available for people experiencing domestic violence.  

Advocates often utilize the power and control wheel as a tool to discuss types of violence an abuser might use to maintain power and control.  

http://www.ncdsv.org/images/PowerControlwheelNOSHADING.pdf

The Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia just released this helpful new informational video about the Domestic Violence Protective Order Process in West Virginia.

Teen dating Violence Resources

Break the Cycle inspires and supports young people 12 - 24 to build healthy relationships and create a culture without abuse.

 www.breakthecycle.org

The One Love Foundation provides education on the difference between healthy and unhealthy relationships. 

https://www.joinonelove.org/