Huston Martin was our beloved staff member, co-worker, and friend! On August 6, 2016, his life was taken way too soon, he was a victim of a fatal shooting. In honor of Huston’s legacy & commitment to our community, EPICS J. R. Foundation established “The Huston Martin Fund.” This fund will help supplement the cost for the men, women, and their families who are participants in our Batterer’s Intervention Program and receive individual counseling services at an affordable cost.
EPICS J. R. Foundation wishes to continue Huston’s work of empowering men and ensuring that batterers, victims, and their families have access to services which assist individuals in breaking the cycle of domestic violence and mandated offenders at avoiding further legal problems due to their inability to pay.
Who’s Eligible? Victims/survivors of domestic violence (male or female) who are enrolled in EPICS Batterer’s Intervention program or a participant in our women’s breaking the silence survivor’s support group (WBTSSSG).Mandated court ordered offenders ages 18 & up who are on probation/parole for a domestic violence related offence (male or female). Participant’s children who are between the ages of 9-17 (individual counseling services).Must be unemployed or income must be within the poverty guidelines (sliding fee scale).
How to Apply Pickup an application at our office location at: 3482 Hollenberg Bridgeton, MO 63044 Applications can be completed on Monday’s, Wednesday’s, or Friday’s between 9am -1pm
Please call us@ 314-409-8606 to schedule an appointment. Applicant must submit the following documentation a long with application: Picture I.D, 2 current check stubs, and unemployment letter from the social security office.
Applications will be reviewed by office administrator and upon approval participant will be contacted. Available funds will be awarded on an individual basis to supplement the cost of participants fees.
Ages 18 & Up
This Support Group is FREE!
No appointments are required, but it’s recommended
that you call to complete a brief phone
screening prior to attending.
Survivors Support group is a support group for women who are survivors of physical, sexual, verbal, and emotional abuse. Our goal is to empower, inspire, and help women break the silence of abuse and rebuild their lives as survivors. We offer a safe and supportive environment where women will have another day, another chance to pick up some broken pieces. Make another step towards healing and moving on! If you are a survivor of domestic violence, a woman who is in an abusive relationship or seeking knowledge about the signs
and symptoms of abuse please join us every
1st-3rd Thursday of the month.
WOMEN CREATING CHANGE DOMESTIC
EPICS offers a 28 week non-violent women’s
group for women who batter.
Our goal is to improve the safety of men and children and hold the women accountable for
the violence they commit.
We utilize a wide variety of techniques to aid women in confronting abusive behavior and teach
alternatives to violence.
Please call the office @ 314-409-8606 for
an appointment, fees, and scheduling.
You can also visit our website at:
Women Breaking the Silence