Violence Intervention Project

Violence Intervention Project (VIP) serves the community of Thief River Falls:

VIP provides these services:

(All services are free of charge)
  • 24-hour toll-free crisis line - confidential
  • Safe homes and shelter for battered women and their children
  • Protection orders, accompaniment to law enforcement, court hearings or attorney
  • Emergency transportation
  • Safety plan for all victims
  • Supervised visitation or neutral exchange of children
  • Information and referral to other helping agencies and accompaniment to appointments
  • A safe, confidential place for victims to share experiences and receive non-judgmental support and options
  • Define and build a support system
  • Support groups on a variety of issues