FAMILY ABUSE SHELTER OF MIAMI COUNTY, INC. (FRANKLIN HOUSE)

Confidential shelter and advocacy services for abused and homeless adult men and women and their depen­dent children.

 

16 E. Franklin Street
Troy, Ohio 45373

 

PHONE:               (937) 339-6761 (8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., M – F)

FAX:                       (937) 339-6812

After hours and weekends call “9 1 1” and ask for Shel­ter help or: CRISIS HOTLINE 1-800-351-7347.

SERVICE AREA:     Miami County

OFFICE HOURS:    8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

OFFICE DAYS:       Monday through Friday

Shelter assistance is available 7 days per week 24 hours per day. After office hours and on weekends call “9 1 1” and ask for Shelter help or call Cri­sis Hotline 1-800-351-7347

SERVICES:
Women’s Support Group
Self-esteem, communication, assertiveness, parenting issues, etc. NO CHARGE
Wednesdays 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.(Open-ended)
Free babysitting is provided.

Court-Based Advocacy and Assistance obtaining CPOs and TPOs, “Call to Protect” cell phones, Crisis intervention, Individual counseling, Court accompaniment, etc.

“Alternatives” (ADULT MALE), an anger/rage control education program for adult males.  This is a twelve-week program dealing with interpersonal communication, problem solving, anger control techniques, self-esteem, love/trust issues, family sculpting, and audio visual projects.
FEE BASED/Pre-Registration Required.
Call to arrange.
Thursdays 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Education Center.

 

ELIGIBILITY:
Confidential Shelter and Advocacy Services.  The services are offered to adult women and their children in Miami County who  are physically and emotionally abused or to women and their  children who are homeless and have no place to stay in emergency situations.

Shelter and Advocacy Services to adult single males in Miami Coun­ty who have no place to stay in emer­gency situatio­ns.

Women’s Support Group: Adult Females.

DOCUMENTS NEEDED:
Confidential Shelter and Advocacy Services:
None. (If applying for public assistance while at Shelter, please bring birth certifi­cates, social security numbers, marriage license, and other official documents for all persons to be sheltered.)

Shelter and Advocacy Services:
None. (If applying for public assistance while at Shelter, please bring birth certificate, social security number, and other official documents.)

Women’s Support Group: None.

“Alternatives”:
Must come to 16 East Franklin Street in Troy during office hours to register.

RESTRICTIONS:
All Programs: Must be free of drugs and alcohol.

Confidential shelter and advocacy services, and shelter and advocacy services:  Must also sign confidential intake paperwork, and follow Shelter rules and regulations.

“Alternatives” participants must also be willing to participate & learn.

 

HOW TO USE: Confidential Shelter and Advocacy Services, and Shelter and Advocacy services:

  • During office hours call (937) 339-6761 or come in to the office at 16 East Franklin Street in Troy.
  • After hours call 911 or Crisis Hotline 1-800-351-7347.

FEE POLICY:

  • Fee For “Altern­ativ­es” program: $150.00 fee for the twe­lve-week program.
  • All other services provided “Free of Charge”.