Cleveland County Abuse Prevention Council is located in Shelby, NC, the Cleveland county abuse prevention council, inc. provides quality, confidential services to survivors of:
- domestic violence
- sexual assault
- and homemaker displacement
They do so by providing safe shelter, advocacy, support services, and preventive education.
In addition to serving as Cleveland County’s only rape crisis center, the Abuse Prevention Council provides the following services free or at little cost to most clients:
24-hour Crisis Hotline
- Safe shelter
- Court advocacy
- Professional counseling
- Support groups
- Career planning
- Hospital accompaniment
- Supportive housing
- Comprehensive case management
For additional information about these and other services they may provide, please call them at 704-487-9325.
If you are experiencing crisis, please call their Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Crisis Line at 704-481-0043.
Your confidential call will be answered by a live person, 24 hours a day.