The Purple Flower 

Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault

 Resource & Support Center

Located at 109 W. Church Avenue

479/981-1676

Tuesday - Thursday 10:00-3:00

The Purple Flower is a unique, grassroots, rural model that provides domestic violence and sexual assault  services on a budget that is sustainable to our area. We operate using the empowerment model, recognizing that the survivor is the best person to make decisions in their life. We offer a non-judgmental, non-discriminating safe environment where we welcome survivors as they are.

 

If you've ever wondered what it is that we do exactly, please read over this list of services.

• Crisis Line: (479) 981-1676 (7 days a week)

• The Purple Flower Domestic Violence Center provides one-on-one advocacy services Tuesday and Thursday from 10 to 3.  

• Services in the center include, but aren’t limited to, Crisis Advocacy & Support, Assistance with completing paperwork for Orders of Protection and Victim Compensation claims, Domestic Violence education for survivors, employers, family and friends, connecting survivors with community resources, legal aid, on-going survivor individual support and connecting survivors to transportation, shelters and the court advocacy program.

• Court Advocacy Program-helping survivors prepare for court, support survivors at Order of Protection hearings and other court hearings.​

• Transportation program -provides emergency transport to Safe Shelters either directly or through use of the bus when criteria is met.

• Training, membership to local and state-wide coalitions, community domestic violence awareness and prevention education.

• An active and ongoing commitment to making Carroll County a safer and more aware community.

 

Mission Statement:

Established in 2014, The Purple Flower seeks to provide resources, one-on-one support, services as feasible and empowerment to those who have been affected by domestic violence themselves, or who know someone who has within Carroll County. We also work to prevent the occurrence of domestic violence in Carroll County by providing awareness and education to the public.