Cornerstone Advocacy Service
Support Group - Domestic and Sexual Violence
Northern Hennepin County
7051 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Center, MN, 55429
Distance: 1046 Miles
A group of people that meet on a regular basis to share their experiences and provide mutual support.
Support groups are available for adults and youth who have experienced domestic violence or sexual violence.
* Adult groups
* Senior groups
* Youth groups
- Older adults
Adults, seniors, and youth ages 6 - 17
Call agency for information, meeting times and locations.
There is no fee for this service.
- Cornerstone Advocacy Service 1000 E 80th St, Bloomington, MN, 55420
- Minneapolis Office 2249 E 38th St, Minneapolis, MN, 55407
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PN-8100.0200-180Domestic Violence Support Groups Definition
Mutual support groups whose members are individuals who have been involved in physical or emotional abuse by a spouse or other partner. The groups meet in-person, by telephone or via the Internet; provide emotional support, information and resources for those who participate; and may be structured for victims of domestic violence, those responsible for battering them, or for adults or adolescents who as children were traumatized by witnessing violence in their homes.
PN-8100.0200-800Sexual Assault/Incest Support Groups Definition
Mutual support groups whose members are individuals who have been sexually assaulted or have experienced incest as a child, their spouses or partners, other family members and friends. The groups provide emotional support, information and resources to help participants recover from their ordeal and may be structured specifically for male and female sexual assault survivors; individuals who have been sexually abused by physicians, therapists, religious authority figures or other trusted individuals; or male and/or female adults and teens who experienced incest or were sexually exploited as children. Groups may also be offered for perpetrators of sexual assault, child molestation or other sex crimes. Meeting formats may include in-person, telephone or Internet options.
YJ-2075.1500Children of Abused Women/Men Definition
Children and adolescents whose own personal, social and familial coping have been affected by the presence of domestic violence/abuse in their home.
YX-0300.8100-050Adult Sexual Assault Survivors Definition
Adults who, as adults or children, have survived an actual or attempted act of rape, forced oral copulation, sodomy or other sexual assault or abuse which was perpetrated by an individual other than their spouse or, in the case of a child, by an individual other than a parent or other extended family member whom the child trusted.
YX-0500.1800Emotionally Abused Children Definition
Individuals younger than age 18 who have been subjected to a persistent pattern of emotional abuse or deprivation which typically includes excessive verbal assaults, unpredictable responses, continual negative moods, constant family discord, double message communication and/or parental denial of the normal experiences which provide children with the assurance that they are loved, wanted, secure and worthy.
YX-0500.6400Physically Abused Children Definition
Individuals younger than age 18 who have been subjected to a persistent pattern of abuse that involves unexplained injuries such as bruises, bite marks, burns, whipping marks, head injuries, fractures, whiplash, shaken infant syndrome or other abrasions, lacerations or scars that a child sustains at the hands of a caregiver.