Who We Are

The Shelter offers a variety of trauma-informed services designed to empower the victims of domestic violence and to create a community of support.

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1979

Founded
in Charlottesville

5,000+

Volunteer hours
per year

1,200+

Hotline calls
per year

5,000

Nights of safe shelter
per year

400

Adults & children served
per year

About Us

Shelter for Help in Emergency is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization based in Charlottesville, Virginia. Shelter for Help in Emergency provides comprehensive trauma-informed services to victims of domestic violence.

1415 Sachem Pl Unit 1
P.O. Box 1013
Charlottesville, VA 22901

24-Hour Hotline: 434-293-8509
Community Outreach Center: 434-963-4676