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Our Mission:

We offer a Safe Haven for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault by providing free, confidential services in a safe, caring environment; striving to raise awareness through community education and outreach.  Our support, counseling and advocacy restores hope and helps people reclaim their lives.

We were recently featured on Connecticut For Sale, one of the top sites for Waterbury, CT Real Estate. Check out the article here: Safe Haven of Greater Waterbury: Providing Community Help When It's Needed Most.

The Center's Mission

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Safe Haven provides emergency shelter and free comprehensive support services to victims and survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. Safe Haven is committed to ending violence and sexual assault by changing the social conditions and beliefs that perpetuate violence against women and children. 

Services are provided to any survivor of domestic violence or sexual assault regardless of age, race, religion, ethnicity, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or disability.

Towns We Serve

Safe Haven serves the towns of Bethlehem, Cheshire, Middlebury, Naugatuck, Prospect, Southbury, Waterbury, Watertown, Wolcott, and Woodbury for domestic violence.

We serve the towns of Beacon Falls, Bethlehem, Middlebury, Naugatuck, Oxford, Prospect, Southbury, Thomaston, Waterbury, Watertown, Wolcott, and Woodbury for sexual assault.


Men can be a part of the solution...


Join Safe Haven in our primary prevention efforts engaging men in our communities to stop violence against women.




Click on the logos above for more information about these two programs which are being offered by the Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Connecticut Sexual Assault Crisis Services or call Safe Haven's Community Educator.

Important Contact Information

24 Hour Hotlines:

  • Domestic Violence: 203-575-0036
  • Sexual Assault: 203-753-3613

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29 Central Ave.
Waterbury, CT 06702
203-575-0388 business office
203-574-3306 fax

Mailing address
PO Box 1503
Waterbury, CT 06721-1503

email: info@safehavenofgw.org                                             

Southbury Office

88 Main St. South Suite 203 B
Southbury, CT 06488

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82-H Bennett Square
Southbury, CT 06488


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Safe Haven is part of the Amazon Smile program.

All you have to do is select Safe Haven of Greater Waterbury as the charity that you want to support and Amazon will donate 0.05% of every purchase.

It will not cost you anything...

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Domestic Violence Services

Our hotline number is 203-575-0036

Safe Haven provides crisis intervention to any victim of domestic violence. Services include emergency shelter, individual and group counseling, legal advocacy for both civil and criminal matters, counseling and advocacy for children, information and referral, and community education.


Sexual Assault Services

Our hotline number is 203-753-3613

Safe Haven provides crisis intervention for survivors of sexual assault and their family. Services include accompaniment to hospitals, individual and group counseling, legal advocacy, counseling and advocacy for child survivors, information and referral and community education.


All services are FREE, confidential and available in English, Spanish and Portuguese.



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