Providing existential protection and psychosocial support for women victims of violence and their children in Vukovar-Syrmia County - Vukovar headquarters

The program has gradually singled out as a separate unit (since all the activities are carried out in Vukovar-Syrmia County, where the headquarters is located - city of Vukovar), having specific goals and women victims of violence (with or without children) as a target group.

As a part of this program, Safe House of Vukovar-Syrmia County has been operating since 2008. The Safe House provides simultaneous accommodation for up to twelve women and eight children from all over Croatia. The House is well equipped and excelentlly secured, which greatly contributes to existential safety of women beneficiaries as well as their children. Maximum duration of stay is one year. Our professional associates in the Safe House are making great efforts to provide adequate help to victims of violence, so they can overcome the experienced trauma and restore confidence in the process of becoming independent and finding employment and accommodation. Safe House Office consists of four employees, three associates (social worker, psychologist and sociologist) and Safe House housekeeper. Besides providing accomodation for women victims of domestic violence and their children, as a part of Safe House there is a Counseling Center where our experts provide psychosocial and legal assistance.

Accomodation in Safe House is provided by contacting Centers for Social Welfare, Police or by personal contact at the following adresses and phone numbers:

 

Address: PP80, 32001 Vukovar

e-mail: b.a.b.e@vu.t-com.hr

Tel: 032 / 414-910
01/4663 666
GSM 098/9824 641