Since Saturday, there have been 4 domestic violence related deaths in Wisconsin. The Rainbow House recognizes each life lost by lighting our purple homicide lantern for one night. The first domestic violence homicide of 2016 in America happened in Wisconsin. As of 5/24/16, the Death Toll of Domestic Violence in Wisconsin alone rests at 20 victims and 5 abusers, for a total of 25 lives lost. That is a life lost every 5.8 days. A quarter of victims were age 18 or under. If the trend continues, that will be at least 63 lives lost in our state this year due to domestic violence. Please visit our sister website:
Our mission: Bringing comfort in the days to come for family members who have lost a loved one to domestic violence. If you or someone you love is experiencing domestic violence, please seek help. We are here 24 hours a day at 800-956-6656. We can assist you with safety planning and prevention services.
Welcome To The Rainbow House
Prevention • Intervention • Advocacy • End Abuse
OUR AGENCY MISSION STATEMENT
We believe: No one deserves to be abused be it emotionally, physically, or sexually. Our prime service is the safety and empowerment of all victims and their children.
We Will: Provide prevention, education, and information to communities, families, and schools.
ALL SERVICES ARE FREE AND CONFIDENTIAL NEW TEXT LINE: (906) 290-9081
PO Box 1172, Marinette, WI 54143 ~ (800) 956-6656
1530 Main St., Marinette, WI 54143 ~ (715) 735-6656 Fax: (715) 735-7293
1201 Main St., Oconto, WI 54153 ~ (920) 834-5299 Fax: (920) 834-5330