It is the mission of the SLV Behavioral Health Group (SLVBHG) to provide a coordinated network of services to address problems resulting from domestic violence throughout the San Luis Valley. Domestic Violence services through the SLVBHG include services to victims and offenders. Every effort will continually be made to make all services accessible to the citizens of the San Luis Valley.
SLV Behavioral Health Group has been providing domestic violence services for over 15 years and is a certified domestic violence provider in the San Luis Valley. Our growing list of services not only support victims of domestic violence, educates the community so we can all come together to end domestic violence but also treats domestic violence offenders.
Domestic violence can happen to anyone and affects families in a variety of ways. Statistics show domestic violence affects one in four individuals.
SLVMHC provides numerous domestic violence services:
- Advocacy, Individual and group support services for victims
- Education programs in schools around the valley
- Community Education
- Information and Referrals
- Alternative to Violence Program- A certified domestic violence treatment program which teaches anger management, positive communication skills and alternatives to violence