The mission of the Violence Prevention Center is to serve individuals and families in Cook County affected by domestic and sexual violence and to act as a catalyst in building healthy relationships and developing a community where violence is not tolerated.

Violence Prevention Center. Cascade Building, 21 W. 2nd St., Grand Marais, MN 55604.

(218) 387-1262. (218) 387-1237. hope4u@boreal.org. www.violencepreventioncenter.org

Additional Resources

 

 

 

National Resources

 

Love is Respect - Wonderful resourse for Teens and their loved ones

Teen dating violence prevention 

http://loveisrespect.org

(866) 331-9474

Text: loveis to 22522

 

National Domestic Violence Hotline

http://www.thehotline.org

(800) 799-7233 

 

National Indigenous Women's Resource Center (NIWRC)

http://www.niwrc.org

(406) 477-3896

 

 

 

 

 

Cook County

Resources

 

Cook County North Shore Hospital

515 5th Ave West
Grand Marais MN 55604

http://www.nshorehospital.com

(218) 387-3040

Call 911 for Emergencies

 

Sawtooth Mountain Clinic

513 Fifth Avenue West
Grand Marais, MN 55604

http://sawtoothmountainclinic.org

(218) 387-2330

 

Cook County Pubilc Health and Human Services

http://co.cook.mn.us/2016site/index.php/human-services

public-health-and-human-services

Cook County Courthouse
411 W. 2nd Street
Grand Marais, MN  55604

(218) 387-3620

 

Grand Portage Human Services

Grand Portage, MN

(218) 475-2453

 

Cook County Sherrif's Office

http://www.co.cook.mn.us/index.php/sheriff-home

(218) 387-3030

Call 911 for Emergencies

 

Human Development Center

http://www.humandevelopmentcenter.org/locations/cook

1807 West Highway 61
Grand Marais, 55604

(218) 387-9444

 

Cook County Attorney's Office

Cook County Courthouse
411 W. 2nd Street
Grand Marais, MN  55604 

(218) 387-3670

http://www.co.cook.mn.us/index.php/government/departments/attorney

 

Cook County Victim Witness Coordinator

(218) 387-3669

Cook County Courthouse
411 W. 2nd Street
Grand Marais, MN  55604 

 

Legal Aid Service of Northeastern Minnesota

http://www.lasnem.org/dnn/offices/duluth/tabid/57/default.aspx

(218) 623-8100

 

An attorney from the Duluth office is generally available for consultations in Grand Marais on the third Tuesday of every month at the Cook County Courthouse (411 W. 2nd St. Grand Marais, MN) from 9:00 A.M. until 11:30 A.M., and at the Grand Marais Senior Center (10 Broadway Grand Marais, MN (218) 387-2660)  from 11:45 A.M. until 1:00 P.M. Anyone wishing to consult with the attorney should contact our Duluth office or the Court Administrator. Seniors who wish to consult with the attorney should make arrangements through the Grand Marais Senior Center.

 

 

 

Other Domestic and Sexual Violence Programs

 

Grand Portage Human Services

Domestic Program

Grand Portage, MN

(218) 475-2453

 

North Shore Horizons

Two Harbors, MN

http://northshorehorizons.org

(218) 834-5924

 

Duluth Abuse Intervention Project

Duluth, MN

http://www.theduluthmodel.org

(218) 722-2781

 

First Witness Child Advocacy Center

Duluth, MN

http://www.firstwitness.org

(218) 727-8353

 

PAVSA (Program for Aid to Victims of Sexual Assault)

Duluth, MN

http://www.pavsa.org

Office - (218) 726-1442

24-Hour Crisis Line -  (218) 726-1931

State Wide Resources

 

Minnesota Coaltion Against Sexual Assault (MNCASA)

http://www.mncasa.org

(651) 209-9993

 

Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women (MCBW)

http://www.mcbw.org

(651) 646-6177 or (800) 289-6177

 

Battered Women's Legal Advocacy Project (BWLAP)

http://www.bwlap.org/

(800) 313-2666

 

Minnesota Judicial Branch - Domestic Abuse and Harassment

http://www.mncourts.gov/Help-Topics/Domestic-Abuse-and-Harassment.aspx

 

 

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