Domestic Violence Resources

Domestic violence affects individuals and families, regardless of age, gender, race, or socioeconomic status, making it crucial to address this pressing issue with compassion and urgency. The following page provides links to resources available to those who have experienced or are currently facing domestic violence. These resources encompass a wide range of support services, from crisis hotlines and shelters to legal assistance and counseling.

October is Domestic Violence Awareness & Prevention Month. Here is how you can play a part:

  • Visit Calvert County Government's Facebook page for social media posts related to domestic violence statistics and resources. Share and help show your support for victims and survivors.
  • Go Purple October 15 - 21 with purple light bulbs to bring attention to this important issue.
  • Participate in the Safe Harbor Supply Drive
    • Donate household supplies, nonperishable goods and grocery store gift cards to Calvert's Safe Harbor shelter
    • Drive by event held Saturday, October 28, 8 am - 10 am at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Prince Frederick