Families Thrive


If you are in immediate danger, call 911, or for local support, please call STAND!  for Families Free of Violence

STAND! for Families Free of Violence

STAND! offers a complete spectrum of prevention, intervention, and treatment programs, enlisting the efforts of local residents, partners, and institutions, all of whom are striving with STAND! to stop domestic violence and child abuse.  Contact STAND! at 888-215-5555 or crisisline@standffov.org.

Domestic Violence Pocket Resource Guide (English / Español)

This small pocket resource guide provides information about domestic violence, local Contra Costa community resources and crisis counseling and shelter phone numbers.  Order these for your organization at info@familiesthrive.org.

Contra Costa County’s Zero Tolerance Initiative

The “Zero Tolerance for Domestic Violence” Initiative (Zero Tolerance) is a multi-jurisdictional partnership designed to reduce domestic violence, family violence, and elder abuse in Contra Costa County.

Futures Without Violence

Futures Without Violence works to prevent violence within the home and in the community, to help those whose lives are devastated by violence, because everyone has the right to live free of violence.

National Center for Children Exposed to Domestic Violence

The National Center for Children Exposed to Violence (NCCEV) works to increase the capacity of individuals and communities to reduce the incidence and impact of violence on children and families; to train and support the professionals who provide intervention and treatment to children and families affected by violence; and to increase professional and public awareness of the effects of violence on children, families, communities and society.

California Secretary of State Safe at Home

Safe at Home is a confidential address program administered by the California Secretary of State’s Office that offers victims anonymity and a new start towards a brighter future free from fear.