Peaceful Paths is a certified domestic abuse network. They provide services to domestic violence survivors, such as emergency shelter, crisis hotline, children’s programming, transitional housing, victim advocacy, counseling and support groups.
Contact: (352) 377-5690, Contact Form
Address: 2100 NW 53rd Ave Ste A, Gainesville, FL 32653
Who they are: Peaceful Paths, a member of the FCADV (Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence), strives to stop domestic violence and encourage people who reside in our communities to make healthy and informed choices. Their core values are empowerment, hope, respect, honesty, empathy, compassion, choice, peace, mentoring and advocacy.
What they do: Their vision is to end domestic violence by:
Instilling self-esteem and confidence
Supplying resources and information
Providing a supportive, safe environment
Encouraging people to realize their personal goals
Offering training and education
Promoting equality and diversity
Working as a team
Teaching children and parents non-violent alternatives
Building a cooperative network
Acting as agents of social change
What YOU can do to help: Volunteers opportunities (when available) are as follows:
Crisis Line & Shelter
Counseling & Support Groups
Victim Advocacy Program
Repairs & Maintenance
Violence Prevention Teen Groups
You can also help out by donating the following items from their wish list.