Computer use can be monitored and difficult to hide. If you are in danger, please use a safer computer, call your local hotline, or call the National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-SAFE

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Donations help fund the shelter and provide resources for day-to-day operations.

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… than a domestic violence shelter! We offer a help line, case management, counseling, assistance in finding housing, and legal advocacy.


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We are here for you during an Emergency

If things ever get so bad you have to flee your home for your own safety, call the crisis line. We’ll find you a place to stay — at our 28-bed emergency shelter or another safe place. DOVES staff are available 24/7 to assist you in meeting your needs.

Your health and wellness are important to us

We believe in providing holistic, compassionate and supportive referrals to meet your healthcare needs. We want you to have the information you need to make healthcare decisions that are best for you and your family.

Women’s Health Info

D.O.V.E.S. of Gateway

Providing domestic violence victims shelter and outreach in the Rowan County Kentucky area.


Help us by Donating.  Donations help fund the shelter and provide resources.

Wish List

Besides cash donations, we also appreciate household supplies.  Learn More!


Throughout each year there are volunteer opportunities. Ranging from Shop & Share to our annual auctions.  Click to learn how you can help.

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DOVES of Gateway – Employment

DOVES of Gateway, An Equal Opportunity Employer, has immediate openings for part-time victim advocate positions. Victim Advocates will provide direct services to victims of domestic violence to ensure that their rights are recognized and addressed according to Kentucky’ Crime Victims Bill of Rights (KRS 421.500), and federal mandates according to the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) within a trauma informed care model.

Interested applicants should submit resume and cover letter via email to:

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Almost all of our team!! We had a great Christmas party 🎄 🎁!!!! This team works so hard 24/7 meeting the needs of survivors of intimate partner violence!

If you need help please call 606-784-6880 or 1-800-221-4361. Advocates are standing by 24/7.. we hope you have a safe, happy and joyful holiday season!! 💜
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We have a family that is requesting a Christmas Tree for the holidays this year. If anyone has an extra or old tree you are willing to donate for them we would greatly appreciate it. See MoreSee Less

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Thank you so much to the Herron Leadership Organization for the amazing blankets for our kids staying in shelter this holiday season.

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Today is the day! Giving Tuesday is a global generosity movement unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and the world on December 3, 2019 and every day. This is a day that encourages people to do good! Please consider offering any generosity you have to DOVES of Gateway to help support and provide safety to victims of domestic violence victims and their children. Every donation is welcome and appreciated! See MoreSee Less

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