Crisis Center for South Suburbia (CCSS) was incorporated in 1979 and has been helping families for 38 years find a safe way to understand domestic violence, receive counseling or escape a domestic violence situation. Our mission is to provide emergency shelter and other essential services for individuals and families victimized by domestic violence and address the societal issues that contribute to domestic violence. seek help.
Domestic violence is a difficult cycle to recognize and change. Learning more about what it is and the impact it has will help you end the cycle.
The Crisis Center has worked to expand our impact in the community. Many individuals and organizations support our efforts in providing goods and services to victims of domestic violence. We focus to make sure we maximize these efforts to benefits our clients.
No two stories are exactly the same, but the shared experience of domestic violence brings home how real and common the issue is. Hear stories from clients who have made the journey from victim to survivor, and how CCSS helped them along their way.
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Finding a way to give back at CCSS is easy. From hosting a donation drive, to sponsoring a child for summer camp, find opportunities to help personally, through your work place or with a group.
Our team of volunteers help us meet our goals every day through direct services, support assistance and sharing with others the impacts of domestic violence. Join our efforts and make a difference in your community.