“The fact that I was able to be seen right away was amazing. Nice, kind, and knowledgeable staff. Explained things well and made this process easier.”

Free and confidential assistance 24 hours a day/7 days a week

For survivors of:

  • Domestic Violence
  • Dating Violence
  • Rape/Sexual Assault
  • Stalking
  • Human Trafficking
  • Abuse in Later Life


Giving Hearts Day

Giving Hearts Day

You can help provide that first night of shelter and supportive services for these families served by the Abused Adult Resource Center. And a good time to do that is on Giving Hearts Day next week Thursday, Feb. 11. For only $72, you can provide one night of shelter...

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Year-End Holiday Appeal

Year-End Holiday Appeal

Imagine, for a moment, a survivor with their children on the brink of making the hardest decision of their life, fleeing their home to escape violence and abuse.  Add to this a pandemic, nowhere to go and the fate of being homeless.  Each of these are stressful events...

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HUGE THANK YOU to Mercy Box and everyone that donated! Very excited to receive totes full of hygiene supplies, paper products, masks, and towels! ...
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Thank you to Ann Schaibley for donating her commission to AARC from an online Color Street Party. The hostess also earned 6 sets of nails for the ladies in our shelter! Thank you again, Ann!! Here is her site if anyone is interested in Color Street! They're amazing! linktr.ee/annseasynails?fbclid=IwAR28zMDmSx1QdzKqsqiL_AHzAYsHL5c2CQUspMUS0DfY9JsLkC1CvUclSvs ...
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Experiencing dating violence can make a survivor feel alone. Part of what helps survivors feel like they are not alone is having a supportive community of friends. ...
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About Us

The mission of the Abused Adult Resource Center is to assist victims of domestic violence and sexual assault by establishing and maintaining a program which will provide temporary shelter, crisis intervention, prevention, education, support and hope as a vision to eliminate violence.

The Abused Adult Resource Center (AARC) has been helping survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault for more than 30 years. Serving south central North Dakota, we provide emergency support, crisis intervention, temporary shelter, food, counseling, and advocacy to survivors of domestic violence, domestic assault, and human trafficking.

Our goal is to help our clients and their families find hope through a life free from abuse. We also enjoying working with our communities to create an awareness and sensitivity to domestic violence and sexual assault issues, establishing programs that aim to break the cycle of abuse.



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