Programs for Peaceful Living provides Klickitat County residents
with Domestic Violence Prevention, Sexual Assault Prevention, and General Crime Victim
services. Certified staff are available 24/7 to work with individuals
and families that are struggling with the effects of crime through
advocacy, counseling, parent support, safety planning, as well as
community outreach and education.
Services are available and
delivered to clients without discrimination by reason of race, color,
religion, disability, pregnancy, national origin, sexual orientation,
gender, age, ethnicity, income, veteran status, marital status or any
other basis prohibited by federal, state, or local law. All services are free of charge.
What is Domestic Violence?
Domestic Violence is a violent confrontation between family or household
members involving physical harm, sexual assault, or reasonable fear of
physical harm. Family or household members include spouses, former spouses,
those in (or formerly in) a dating relationship including homosexual couples,
adults related by blood or marriage, and those who have a biological,
legal-parent child relationship. Domestic Violence can include physical abuse, sexual abuse, emotional
abuse, and spiritual abuse.