MARJAREE MASON CENTER
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SHELTER AND SUPPORTIVE SERVICES
BY: EMMA CAMPOS
SW 180 T/TH 2-3:15
PROFESSOR: KRIS...
MARJAREE MASON 1942-1978
MARJAREE MASON, A WELL KNOWN WOMAN IN THE
COMMUNITY OF FRESNO, CALIFORNIA, WAS RAPED
AND MURDERED...
ABOUT THE MARJAREE MASON
CENTER
THE MMC OPERATES ONE OF THE LARGEST
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SHELTERS IN
CALIFORNIA. IT IS THE ON...
ABOUT THE MMC
THE MARJAREE MASON CENTER IS A
NON-PROFIT AGENCY THAT OPERATES
THREE SHELTERS IN FRESNO COUNTY. THESE
SHELTE...
MARJAREE MASON CENTER
MISSION STATEMENT
TO EMPOWER INDIVIDUALS AND
THEIR CHILDREN TO MAKE
INFORMED CHOICES TO LIVE FREE OF...
MMC CORE VALUES
• SAFETY IS THE HIGHEST PRIORITY
• TO UNDERSTAND THE UNIQUENESS OF ALL INDIVIUALS AND TREAT
THEM EACH WITH...
MMC VISION
THE MARJAREE MASON CENTER IS ASPIRING
TO DEVELOP A COORDINATED COMMUNITY
RESPONSE FOR FAMILIES IMPACTED BY
DOME...
MMC EMERGENCY SHELTER
• 24 HOUR OPERATION 365 DAYS A YEAR
• 24 HOUR CRISIS HOTLINE AND INTAKE
• 93 EMERGENCY BEDS FOR WOME...
ADDITIONAL SERVICES MMC
OFFERS
• THERAPY
• LEGAL ADVOCACY
• BATTERERS INTERVENTION PROGRAM
• CLASSES AND GROUPS
• EDUCATIO...
2009 SERVICE STATISTICS
• 793 WOMEN AND CHILDREN PROVIDED WITH
SHELTER: 27,421 NIGHTS OF EMERGENCY
SHELTER
• 14,448 NIGHTS...
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  1. 1. MARJAREE MASON CENTER DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SHELTER AND SUPPORTIVE SERVICES BY: EMMA CAMPOS SW 180 T/TH 2-3:15 PROFESSOR: KRIS CLARKE
  2. 2. MARJAREE MASON 1942-1978 MARJAREE MASON, A WELL KNOWN WOMAN IN THE COMMUNITY OF FRESNO, CALIFORNIA, WAS RAPED AND MURDERED ON NOV. 13,1978. HER DEATH WAS A RESULT OF RELATIONSHIP VIOLENCE. WITH THE APPROVAL OF HER PARENTS, MR. AND MRS. NEAL MASON, THE MARJAREE MASON CENTER WAS NAMED FOR HER.
  3. 3. ABOUT THE MARJAREE MASON CENTER THE MMC OPERATES ONE OF THE LARGEST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SHELTERS IN CALIFORNIA. IT IS THE ONLY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SHELTER IN FRESNO COUNTY.
  4. 4. ABOUT THE MMC THE MARJAREE MASON CENTER IS A NON-PROFIT AGENCY THAT OPERATES THREE SHELTERS IN FRESNO COUNTY. THESE SHELTERS ARE CONFIDENTIALLY LOCATED AND HOUSE WOMEN AND CHILDREN VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
  5. 5. MARJAREE MASON CENTER MISSION STATEMENT TO EMPOWER INDIVIDUALS AND THEIR CHILDREN TO MAKE INFORMED CHOICES TO LIVE FREE OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
  6. 6. MMC CORE VALUES • SAFETY IS THE HIGHEST PRIORITY • TO UNDERSTAND THE UNIQUENESS OF ALL INDIVIUALS AND TREAT THEM EACH WITH EMPATHY, KINDNESS, RESPECT, PROFESSIONALISM, AND OPEN-MINDNESS • TO PROVIDE CULTURALLY SENSITIVE AND LINGUISTICALLY COMPETENT PROGRAMS AND SERVICES • TO INSURE PEACEFUL AND COMPASSIONATE CONFLICT RESOLUTION • TO ENTER EACH COLLABORATIVE RELATIONSHIP/PARTNERSHIP WITH MUTUAL RESPECT AND TRUST • TO FOSTER A POSITIVE AND CREATIVE LEARNING AND WORK ENVIRONMENT • TO BE FISCALLY AND OPERATIONALLY RESPONSIBLE
  7. 7. MMC VISION THE MARJAREE MASON CENTER IS ASPIRING TO DEVELOP A COORDINATED COMMUNITY RESPONSE FOR FAMILIES IMPACTED BY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE WITH A PRIORITY GIVEN TO VICTIMS AND THEIR CHILDREN.
  8. 8. MMC EMERGENCY SHELTER • 24 HOUR OPERATION 365 DAYS A YEAR • 24 HOUR CRISIS HOTLINE AND INTAKE • 93 EMERGENCY BEDS FOR WOMEN AND CHILDREN • MEN ARE PROVIDED HOTEL VOUCHERS • CHILDREN ENRICHMENT CENTER • IN SHELTER CLASSES • CASE MANAGEMENT • SAFETY PLANNING • EMERGENCY CLOTHING, FOOD, AND SUPPLIES • EMERGENCY TRANSPORTATION • COMMUNITY RESOURCE AND REFERRAL
  9. 9. ADDITIONAL SERVICES MMC OFFERS • THERAPY • LEGAL ADVOCACY • BATTERERS INTERVENTION PROGRAM • CLASSES AND GROUPS • EDUCATION AND OUTREACH
  10. 10. 2009 SERVICE STATISTICS • 793 WOMEN AND CHILDREN PROVIDED WITH SHELTER: 27,421 NIGHTS OF EMERGENCY SHELTER • 14,448 NIGHTS OF TRANSITIONAL SHELTER • 82,263 MEALS PROVIDED • 1,344 CRISIS-HOTLINE CALLS FIELDED • 5,870 COUNSELING SESSIONS • 5,185 CASE MANAGEMENT/PEER –COUNSELING SESSIONS • 2,133 VICTIMS RECEIVED LEGAL ADVOCACY

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