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Is This Abuse?

Sometimes it’s hard to know if you or someone you know is being abused.

Abuse is not just physical.  It can include jealousy, control, put-downs, financial manipulation, threats and so much more.

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We Can Help

If you have experienced abuse, we can help you now.  We provide a 24-hour hotline, shelter, counseling, court advocacy, safety planning and more.

Even if you’re not sure whether your own relationship or that of someone else is harmful, call us.  We can help.

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You Can Help

Domestic violence is everyone’s business.  Victims of abuse need your help now more than ever.

Partner now with Esperanza by giving money, time, services or resources.  Your help helps us end the cycle of violence in our community.

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Everyday Interventions for Everyday People

News & Events

At Esperanza, we keep our eye on the big picture.  That’s why we’re constantly out and about, making sure the entire Santa Fe community knows  that we’re here and we care.

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2011-2012 Annual Report

Esperanza Shelter Chosen as "Best Non-Profit " by Readers of the Santa Fe Reporter

Esperanza Shelter is now featured at

Marsie Silvestro, Executive Director
Tamara Watkins, Events and Volunteer Director
Sheila Lewis, Domestic and Sexual Violence Prevention Coordinator for the City of Santa Fe

24-hour hotline 800.473.5220 Se habla espanol. Call us now. Because peace starts at home.