My Auntie’s House of PG County Maryland is a non-profit 501(c)(3) located in Prince George’s, Maryland. Our mission is to provide emergency shelter for women and children affected by Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, and Human Trafficking. We provide shelter, transportation, counseling, and co-labor with the survivors from codependency to become independent.
“YOU ARE STRONG. YOU ARE RESILIENT!”
Domestic Violence is a pattern of coercive behavior used by one person that results in gaining and maintaining power and control in a relationship. Domestic Violence comes in many forms, including actual or threatened physical, sexual, verbal, financial, psychological, or emotional abuse.
Human Trafficking is the use of force, fraud, or coercion to obtain some type of labor or commercial sex act.
Sexual Assault is when someone touches any part of another person’s body in a sexual way, even through clothes, without that person’s consent.
There are resources available to you. You are not alone. In an emergency, call 911.
If your spouse or significant other displays a combination of these behaviors, he/she may be a potential batterer.
Victims of abuse often show more than one warning sign. Signs of abuse may vary based on the type of abuse (sexual, physical, emotional, or verbal) and the age of the person being abused.
Is an initiative of the Circuit Court that provides a comprehensive array of services for survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, human trafficking, and elder abuse through a coordinated, collaborative and HOPE-centered advocacy model.