Los Niños Cuentan

Mission and Goals

The Mission of Los Niños Cuentan

- Support Latino Families impacted by domestic and sexual violence.

- Support Latino Families affected by addictions.

- Increase the utilization of child abuse services among Latino families.

- Educate the Spanish speaking community about the emotional impact of domestic violence and addictions on children and youth.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our Objectives

- Increase the understanding of family violence through community education and support services.

- Respond to the needs of community members in crisis through counseling, advocacy and case management.

- Support community members in accessing community resources in the areas of housing, immigration, health-care, education and other necessary resources to improve their standard of living.

- Build relationships with the community through educational programs.

- Advocate for families impacted by family violence.

- Advocate for families affected by addictions.

 

The Services We Offer

- Emergency shelter for survivors of domestic and sexual violence.

- Support groups for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.

- Classes for parents with children and teenagers.

- English / Spanish classes and cultural exchange.

- Leadership program: Creating community leaders.

- Crisis line for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

- Support and referral to community resources.

- Case management for those who qualify.

- Financial Education and Small Business Development classes

 

Our Goals

- To prevent family violence within the Latino community.

- To support Hispanic families impacted by domestic and/or sexual violence.

- To assist families in achieving self-sufficiency.

- To enhance the self-esteem of Latino family members.

Thank you to our generous sponsors!

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