Safety Shelter of Saint Johns County

Also Known As: 
Betty Griffin House
Hotline: 
(904) 824-1555
TDD: 
(904) 824-1555
Mission: 

To offer protection and quality services for victims of Domestic Violence
and their minor children and/or victims of Sexual Assault and their families
of Saint Johns County, FL, through operation of a shelter offering assistance, counseling, and transitional support. To educate the community about services provided and raise awareness of the problems of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault in order to break cycles of abuse.

Phone: 
(904) 808-8544
Fax: 
(904) 808-8338
Email: 
Kimb@bettygriffinhouse.org
Website: 
http://www.bettygriffinhouse.org
Mailing Address: 
1375 Arapaho Avenue
St. Augustine, FL 32084
Contact: 
Joyce Mahr
Contact Title: 
Executive Director
Shelter: 

Confidential Location
Accessible by Public Transportation: No
Number of Beds: 40
Transitional Housing: 6 Units / 15 Beds

Outreach: 

Hours: Call the Hotline for Hours and Location

Services: 
  • Certified Rape Crisis Center
  • Food and Clothing Assistance
  • Health and Wellness Services
  • Pet Fostering Off-site
  • Transitional Housing
  • Transportation Assistance
Thrift Stores: 

St. Johns

Thrift Shoppe
Plantation Plaza
616 SR 13 North
St. John, FL
904/230-5435

Thrift Shoppe
1961 A1A South (Corner of A1A and 312)
St. Augustine, FL
904/471-4716

Hours are 9:00 - 5:00 Monday - Saturday and 12:00 - 5:00 on Sunday

Associated Center: 
Safety Shelter of Saint Johns County