Phone: (641) 484-4678 Toll Free: 1-800-944-9503 Fax: (641) 484-5424

OUR COMMUNITY SERVICES

Meskwaki Victim Services

Crisis line 641.481.0334 or toll free 855.840.7362
(24 hours a day, 7 days a week)

MISSION STATEMENT:

The mission of the Meskwaki Victim Service Program is to promote a systemic response that holds offenders accountable and fosters a community sensitive to the needs of domestic violence and sexual assault survivors. This will be accomplished through the collaborative and coordinated multidisciplinary response of the agencies and organizations that work with Native American domestic violence and sexual assault survivors and their families.

PROGRAM GOALS:

Meskwaki Victim Services exists to increase positive outcomes for Nation women, children, and their families regardless of ethnicity who are victims/survivors or domestic violence and/or sexual assault and provide outreach/prevention services for the community.

  • Direct Intervention Assistance
  • Collaboration
  • Outreach
  • Education/Prevention

COMPREHENSIVE SERVICES INCLUDE:

  • Emergency Crisis line 24 hours a day 7 days a week
  • Emergency Crisis Assistance for primary and secondary victims/survivors of Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault
  • Medical advocacy
  • Legal advocacy
  • Direct support- help meeting basic needs
  • Individual family and group counseling
  • Transportation for necessary services
  • Outreach/Prevention Services
  • Victim Advocate available for educational presentations and community events.

 

PROGRAM STAFF:

Meskwaki Victim Services Staff
Victim Advocate Dara Jefferson
Sexual Assault Coordinator Kim Clair
Victim Advocate Jill Xander

 

Physical Address: Mailing Address: Phone: 641.484.4444
1834 340th Street
Tama, IA 52339
P.O. Box 245
Tama, IA 52339
Fax: 641.484.2103
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