The James House
The James House provides support, advocacy, and education to people in the Tri-Cities area of Virginia affected by sexual violence, domestic violence, and stalking to empower them to become healthy, safe, and self-sufficient. We are governed by a board of directors who believe in our mission. Please take a moment to check out our current Annual Impact Report.
We were named 2014 Business of the Year by the Colonial Heights Chamber of Commerce. We are the proud recipients of the 2012 Excellence in Organizational Management Award and the 2008 Cleveland A. Wright Award from The Cameron Foundation.We provide assistance for:
We also provide technical support and training for allied service professionals, schools, houses of worship, law enforcement and community groups at no cost.
Our services include a 24-hour crisis line, emergency shelter, court and hospital accompaniment, safety planning, private counseling, support groups, case management, a resource library, transitional services, food vouchers, emergency pet placement, and referrals to community resources. All of our services are free and confidential.
For sexual violence, domestic violence and stalking issues we offer the following:
Did you know?
- A woman is battered every 9 seconds.
- One in four girls will experience sexual abuse before the age of 18.
- Sexual assault is the most under-reported crime in the world.
- More than 1 million women are stalked each year in the U.S.
Resources and Reports
Find information about:
Current Support Groups
Sexual Violence Support Group, Contact Jane
Domestic Violence Support Group, Contact Tammie
Support Group for Kids that Witness Domestic Violence, Contact Flor
Latina Domestic Violence Support Group, Contact Elvira
Survival of Childhood Sexual Violence Support Group Contact Elvira
Advocacy Staffing in Dinwiddie Contact Elvira
Advocacy Staffing in Prince George Contact Tammie
Advocacy Staffing in Chesterfield Contact Elvira