ABOUT MARTHA’S HOUSE
Full Service Domestic Violence Shelter for Survivors and their Children
Martha’s House is a private, Florida, 501c3 not for profit organization, dedicated to working to end domestic violence, and to serve survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.
Martha’s House, Inc. operates a 24-bed emergency shelter and a 24 hr hotline; provides outreach services; training; violence prevention education; court hearing accompaniment and injunction assistance; victim’s compensation; and more in Okeechobee County, FL, with outreach and administration offices located at 4134 US Hwy 441 N, Okeechobee, FL 34974.
Our 12 staff are trained and certified in their fields, and offer our services at the shelter 24hrs a day, on the 24hr hotline, at the court house when in session, at the schools, and we’ll meet you at a safe location of your choice, just call.
Providing services to survivors is key to ending domestic violence, yet without solid and effective prevention programs, education, and social change, domestic violence will not end. Martha’s House holds as a high priority, impacting future generations with life changing information, and challenging the community to rethink its acceptance and tolerance of domestic violence.