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Betty Griffin Center

To offer protection and quality services for victims of Domestic Violence and their minor children and/or victims of Sexual Assault and their families in St. 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 to break cycles of abuse.

Betty Griffin Center operates a 54-bed emergency shelter, six transitional apartments, and provides outreach services, training and education throughout St. Johns County, Florida.

We employ 62 full-time staff and 14 part-time staff. Program staff are trained and certified in the areas of domestic and sexual abuse. All staff members also have additional specific credentials based on their job function. Programs are provided in St. Augustine, Julington/Fruit Cove, Ponte Vedra and Hastings at schools, the courthouse and at community partner agency locations.


MAIN CONTACT: Kelly Franklin


2450 Old Moultrie Rd, St. Augustine, FL 32086, USA

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