Peace River Center Domestic Violence Shelter

Also Known As: 
Peace River
Hotline: 
(863) 413-2700
TDD: 
(863) 413-2700
Mission: 

The mission of Peace River Center’s Victim Services’ Program is to reduce
the incidence of sexual violence and domestic/family violence, as well as promote safety and a higher quality of life through shelter services, supportive programming, counseling, advocacy, education and outreach within the Tri- County area.

Phone: 
(863) 413-2708
Fax: 
(863) 413-3079
Email: 
sschwab@peacerivercenter.org
Website: 
http://www.peacerivercenter.org
Mailing Address: 
1860 South Crystal Lake Drive
Lakeland, FL 33801
Contact: 
Sheryl Schwab
Contact Title: 
Director of Victim Services
Shelter: 

Polk County:
Confidential Location
Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes
Number of Beds: 30

Highland/Hardee:
Confidential Location
Accessible by Public Transportation: No
Number of Beds: 17
Hotline: (863) 386-1167

Outreach: 

255 North Broadway Street
Bartow, FL 33831
Phone: (863) 534-4350
Accessible by Public Transportation: Yes
Hours: Call for Hours
Sexual Assault Crisis Line: (863) 413-2707
Toll Free: 1-877-688-5077

Services: 
  • Certified Rape Crisis Center
  • Economic Empowerment Program
  • Food and Clothing Assistance
  • Pet Kennel On-site
  • Pet Fostering Off-site
  • InVEST*
  • Rural Outreach
  • Teen Dating Violence Services
  • Transportation Assistance