IFS serves as the life-line to survivors and victims of violence. IFS has an extensive system of trauma informed services that support survivors of violent crimes with a special emphasis on young victims ages 6-17 years old.
Our extended system of services provides immediate support as well as on going education, self inspection and life skills training that are instrumental in helping victims cope with trauma.
IFS uses best practice tools and services to assist victims to recover from historical, present and past emotional, physical and psychological trauma.
The program provides:
- First and early responses, reporting to crime scenes, hospitals, and police stations when a crime occurs.
- Individual, group, and family therapy.
- Peer support activities.
- Assistance with navigating the judicial system, which helps victims and their families achieve justice.