Betty Griffin Center WOW Partner of the Month April 2019

Help Beaver Toyota Support Betty Griffin Center & Our Community

Each month, Beaver Toyota partners with a local organization that is working to do good in our community and together we make dreams come true. Beaver Toyota is donating a portion of the proceeds from each vehicle sold to support the organization’s efforts toward achieving a particular goal.

About Betty Griffin Center

The mission of Betty Griffin Center is to work to end domestic violence and sexual abuse. Our focus is to offer protection and quality services to victims and their children through the operation of a safe and secure shelter and outreach programs, offering assistance, counseling, and transitional support while educating the community and raising awareness. For more information, visit www.BettyGriffinCenter.org or call 904.808.8544

Outreach Administrative Office:
2450 Old Moultrie Rd. STE 202
St. Augustine, FL 32086

Thrift Shoppes:

  • 1961 A1A South, St. Augustine, FL 32080
  • 445 SR 13, Fruit Cove, FL 32259

For furniture pick up, please call 904.495.8216


Programs and Services

All Betty Griffin Center Services are free and available for women, men and children

24-HOUR HELPLINE
904.824.1555 Advocates are available 24/7 to talk with domestic and/or sexual abuse survivors, their families and friends.SAFE, SECURE SHELTEROur confidential shelter is available 24 hours a day for domestic and sexual abuse survivors and their children to provide safe and supportive services.TRANSITIONAL
HOUSING Empowerment-based, safe and secure living environment that is affordable for domestic and sexual abuse survivors and their children.

SEXUAL ASSAULT RECOVERY SERVICES

Whether you are reporting to law enforcement or not, we provide confidential counseling, advocacy and forensic medical exams.CONFIDENTIAL COUNSELING
Licensed therapists provide free, empowerment-based, trauma-informed counseling services to survivors of domestic and sexual abuse and their families through individual sessions and/or strength-based support groups.PEACE CLUB
Teaches children ages 3-17 to identify abuse, build self- esteem, resolve conflicts peacefully, develop and use a safety plan if necessary and to break the silence about violence at home.

RAPE CARE UNIT
Provides for the immediate medical and forensic needs of rape victims while ensuring their privacy and professional care.

LEGAL ASSISTANCE

Referrals to a Betty Griffin Center attorney are made on a case- by-case basis for legal representation through the injunction process.COURT ADVOCACYStaff and volunteers are available to assist with applying for an Injunction for Protection, court appearance, personal advocacy, domestic violence and sexual assault advocacy and referrals.COMMUNITY/ PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION
We offer professional training in the community and schools on prevention and the dynamics of domestic and sexual abuse including Green Dot bystander intervention strategies at Flagler College.

CHILD WELFARE

Co-located domestic violence advocates, including batterer’s accountability specialist, who are consultants to the child welfare staff and community partners to assist survivors of domestic violence and their families.THRIFT STORES
By shopping at and/or donating to the thrift stores, you directly support the program and services while providing survivors the opportunity to shop, using gift certificates for the items needed to rebuild their lives.

Beaver Toyota is excited to partner with such an incredible organization that impacts so many lives! Join Us at the Run for Peace 5K on Saturday, April 13th benefiting Betty Griffin Center. And don’t forget, a portion of every new or used vehicle purchased from your St. Johns County Dealership will go directly towards non profit charities in St. Augustine, Florida.