We are dedicated to a community free from family violence, sexual assault, stalking and/or human trafficking through empowerment, support and education.
Our core philosophy is to provide options, resources and information about how to increase safety and build a life free of violence.
Peace at Home Advocacy Center is a community-based non-profit agency serving Douglas County since 1978.
WHAT WE DO
Peace at Home is a strong and vital organization with a long local history.
YOUR DOLLAR COUNTS
of our resources have been devoted to providing actual services and programs to survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking over the last decade
A LOCAL NEED
one in four Douglas County residents have used Peace at Home services in their lifetime
A BIG IMPACT
hours are logged every year by our 62 volunteers in our robust volunteer program
All board members volunteer their time and 100% of our board members donate financially to our organization.
We meet the Better Business Bureau’s standards of charity accountability. We evaluate our services, our administrative practices and the impact of your dollar on a regular basis.
We currently have 20 staff members, over 62 active volunteers and an annual budget of around $1.6 million.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Vice Board Chair
We take client confidentiality very seriously. In most cases, we only release information about a client if that client signs our release of information form, the form is only good for 30 days and can be changed and/or revoked by the client at any time.
Your privacy is important to us and we respect it. Peace at Home does not collect any information from your access of this site. We do not use any data collection techniques that would lead us to you.
Explore Employment Opportunities at Peace at Home
Submit your Employment Application and cover letter, to our business office via e-mail, fax, or U.S. Mail. You may attach your resume for supplemental information. Applicants must be 21 years or older to apply. Criminal backgrounds check, drug screening and driving record is required.
POSITION OPEN: HUMAN TRAFFICKING SERVICES ADVOCATE
The Human Trafficking Services Advocate is responsible for providing crisis intervention services and case management to adult and adolescent victims/survivors of human trafficking through a client driven model that is strength based, culturally relevant, and trauma informed. The Advocate will assist community members and partners with the identification of human trafficking victims, provide in-person response, and assess their safety needs. The Advocate will work with the Douglas County Human Trafficking Task Force to increase public awareness on local human trafficking issues, assist with training and outreach, and identify and seek partnerships with other agencies and organizations for collaboration.
POSITION OPEN: EMERGENCY SERVICES COORDINATOR
The Emergency Services Coordinator is responsible for providing crisis response to survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking and human trafficking by providing high quality customer service, support, and work closely with other professionals (e.g. medical personnel, law enforcement). The Emergency Services Coordinator is also responsible for ensuring the Public Office team has the support and tools necessary to provide crisis services and manage the hotline.
email, fax or mail your application.
Peace at Home believes in the right of all persons to live their lives without fear, abuse, oppression and violence. We embrace the diversity of our community's residents and honor our intersecting identities, which include race, ethnicity, gender identity, ancestry, place of origin, color, citizenship, religion/spirituality, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family status, economic status, political affiliation, and ability. We are committed to end racism and oppression, and will dedicate ourselves to lifelong learning and commit to work together to challenge the power structures that perpetuate racism, oppression, and injustice. We affirm the power of community, recognizing our differences, resilience and our shared humanity.
Peace at Home operates its program, services and activities in compliance with federal nondiscrimination laws. No person shall, on the basis of race, color, national origin (including limited English proficiency), disability, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, or age, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any of our programs.
To file a complaint of discrimination, write Office of Civil Rights, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice (OCR), 810 7thStreet, NW, Washington, DC 20531 or call 202-307-0690 (Voice) or 202-307-2027 (TDD/TTY). Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may also contact OCR through the Federal Relay Service at 800-877-8339 (TTY), 877-877-8982 (Speech) or 800-845-6136 (Spanish)