About Our Organization
For more than 37 years, Laurel House has provided support and safety to domestic abuse victims in Montgomery County. Starting solely as a shelter for abused women and their children, Laurel House has expanded over the years to offer a full array of services including:
- 24 Hour Confidential Hotline
- Emergency Shelter
- Transitional Housing
- Domestic Abuse Response Team(DART)
- Individual Counseling
- Support Groups
- Medical Advocacy
- Legal Advocacy
- Teen Dating Violence Prevention
- Community Education
Laurel Houseís administrative and outreach office, along with the shelter, are based in Norristown area. However, counseling services are available in Norristown, as well as in North Wales, Jenkintown, Bryn Mawr, and Pottstown/Sanatoga.
To help raise needed funds, as well as community awareness about domestic violence and local resources, Laurel House also operates two thrift shops: Marianís Attic in King of Prussia, and Laurelís Loft in Lansdale.