Victim Services

Domestic Violence Resource - The Ark

Outreach Services Provided by the ARK


The ARK provides services to all victims of domestic violence and/or sexual assault regardless of age (minor must be accompanied by guardian), race, religion, economic status or sexual orientation.

  • No fees or charges for any services provided by the ARK
  • 24 hour crisis line monitored and the shelter is open on a 24 hour basis for all emergency help and shelter needs
  • Safety planning training
  • Legal advocacy including writing protective orders
  • Sexual assault advocacy
  • Support groups
  • Assistance for clients to help them file for Texas Crime Victims Compensation
  • Assistance in both short and long term planning
  • Collaboration with other agencies for job skills assistance and job placement
  • Collaboration with the Housing Authority and referrals to other community agencies
  • Assistance with other agencies for drug/alcohol issues.
24-hour crisis line - (325) 643-2699 or (888) 313-2699

Victim assistance information is provided in the following link: