Beacon Center

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801 Jenson SE/PO Box 781
Watertown, SD 57201

Crisis Line: 605-886-4300 / 1-800-660-8014

Business: 605-886-4304  Fax: 605-878-2045

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You are not alone

You are not to blame

You do not deserve to be abused

You have rights

You can get help

 

Domestic Violence

1 in 4 women and 1 in 7 men will be victims of domestic violence or abuse in their lifetime.

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Sexual Assault

About 1 in 3 women and nearly 1 in 6 men were victims of contact sexual violence at some point in their lives. Nearly 23 million women and 1.7 million men have been the victims of rape or attempted rape at some point in their lives.

Child Sexual Abuse

Information coming soon!

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Strangulation

Strangulation is one of the most lethal forms of domestic violence: unconsciousness may occur within seconds and death within minutes.

Teen Dating Violence

1 in 3 high school students experience either physical or sexual violence, or both, at the hands of someone they are dating or going out with.

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Elder Abuse

Elder abuse is an intentional act or failure to act that causes or creates a risk of harm to an older adult.

Stalking

1 in 6 women and 1 in 19 men have been stalked during their lifetime. Stalking is the willful and repeated following, watching and/or harassing of another person.

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Victims Rights

In the state of South Dakota you are entitled to the protection of victim's rights. 

Disability and Abuse

Information coming soon!

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