Crime/Trauma/Victim Issues

Crime/Trauma/Victim Issues

Abuse Survivors

610-435-9651  

Adult Incest Survivors and Adult Rape Survivors

Crime Victims Council

801 Hamilton St.

Allentown, PA 18101

610-437-6610 (Allentown)

610-250- 6313 (Easton)

Email: cvclv@enter.ent

Support for survivors of adult incest and rape.

Adult Rape Survivors
610-437-6610

The August House, Inc

123 N. 2 nd St.

Easton, PA

610-253-6501

Offers support to survivors (any age) of sexual abuse, assault, or harassment by providing counseling and support groups.  Staff will also accompany victims to the hospital or police station.

Bereavement Group

610-437-6610

For family survivors of homicide.

Children's Support Group

Crime Victims Council

801 Hamilton St.

Allentown, PA 18101

610-437-6610 (Allentown)

610-250- 6313 (Easton)

Email:   cvclv@enter.net

For children who have been sexually abuse or assaulted.

Confront/ Treatment Trends, Inc.

610-433-0148

1130 Walnut St.

Allentown, PA 18101

For adolescent (ages 12+) survivors of sexual abuse, adult survivors of sexual abuse and for parents of sexually abused children.

Crime Victims Council of the Lehigh Valley 
610-437-6611: 24 hr hotline 
Allentown: 801 Hamilton St., Ste. 300, Allentown, PA 18101
610-437-6610
Easton: 2031 Hay Terrace, Ste. 101, Easton, PA 18042
610-250-6313
(24-hour crisis counseling and support) 
CVC offers support groups to help reduce victims' feelings of fear and isolation.   Groups offered: rape survivors group, children's support group, teen support group, adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse group, male survivors group, parents of sexually abused children's group, survivors of homicide group. 

Empowering Our Youth Group

Crime Victims Council

801 Hamilton St.

Allentown, PA 18101

610-437-6610 (Allentown)

610-250- 6313 (Easton)

Email:  cvclv@enter.net

Support for young people.  Group discussions include body image, eating disorders, sexual assault, date rape, etc.

Family and Counseling Services of Lehigh Valley

411 Walnut St.

Allentown, PA 18102

610-435-9651

Contact: Sandy Bahls

For family and friends of someone that has committed suicide.

Homicide Survivors Group
610-437-6610

Non-offending Parents Support Group

1130 Walnut St.

Allentown, PA 18101

610-433-0148

Contact: Ann Freidenhiem

Email:  confront@fast.net

Support for the parent who did not abuse the child.  Groups are held in the daytime and evenings.

Offenders Anonymous

610-437-0801

Created for ex-offenders, by ex-offenders.  Objectives: to offer a place where ex-offenders can address criminal thinking and behavior, to help ex-offenders realize that there can be another way, to facilitate change in the ex-offender through providing resources, facts and information on issues including education, work, housing, etc., to encourage the ex-offender to reach out and take advantage of the systems' support in order to make change, to help the ex-offender comply with Probation/Parole to achieve freedom, to promote hope in the lives of ex-offenders by encouraging realistic goal attainment, and to support ex-offenders to obtain true pride in culture and community.  Groups Topics: Criminal Thinking, Unhealthy Lifestyles, Taking Responsibility, Re-treat, Re-think, Making "ATTITUDE" Work For Us, Relationship Issues After Incarceration, Breaking the Cycle of the Revolving Door, and Self Expressions.

Parents/Caregivers of Sexually Abused Children 
Crime Victims Council 
801 Hamilton St.

Allentown, PA 18101

610-437-6610 (Allentown)

610-250-6313 (Easton)

Email:   cvclv@enter.net

The Program for Women and Families

610-433-6556

R.I.S.K. (Relationship Improvement Skills)

610-285-4252

SHINE

Self Help Information Network Exchange

570-961-1234 (24-hours)

Provides information and referral to support groups in NEPA; Sponsors workshops and events for self-help advocates.

Teen Support Group

Crime Victims Council

801 Hamilton St.

Allentown, PA 18101

610-437-6610 Allentown

610-250-6313 Easton

Email:  cvclv@enter.net

Support group for teens that have been sexually abused/ assaulted.

The Turning Point

P.O. Box 1705

Allentown, PA 18105

610-437-3369

24 hour domestic violence hotline, support group for children who were abused or have witnessed domestic violence.