Children’s Programming

Turning Point recognizes the special needs of those children accompanying their parents to the shelter. A comprehensive Children’s Program meets these needs by offering the following services:

  • Individual and group support

  • Assistance with issues surrounding children as witnesses or victims of domestic violence

  • Educational assistance

  • Recreational activities

Turning Point’s staff is available to assist parents with:

  • Understanding children’s reactions to domestic violence

  • Non-violent disciplinary techniques

  • Understanding child development

  • Referring parent and children to schools and social service agencies