All services are free and available in multiple languages.

GET HELP NOW: If someone is hurting you, please call our 24-hour crisis line at 800-736-1060 or email help@sierracommunityhouse.org.

Services

All of our services are designed to empower victims in reclaiming their rights and to provide the tools individuals and families need on the road to safety and recovery.

24-Hour Crisis Line (800) 736-1060

We provide 24-hour/7-days-a-week intervention, support, information, and referral services relating to domestic intimate partner violence, sexual assault, and child abuse. Call (800) 736-1060 for immediate help in multiple languages.

Support Services

Sierra Community House provides individual counseling, support groups, emergency assistance, and other support services for both adult and child survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and child abuse.

Support services include:

  • Advocacy Services
  • Peer support groups
  • Individual counseling
  • Accompaniment (medical, law enforcement, etc.)
  • Medical and mental health support, information, and referral
  • Emergency food and vouchers
  • Emergency gas and transportation vouchers
  • Emergency shelter services

Residential Services

Mountain Rose Safe House 90-day Program

The Mountain Rose Safe House is a temporary refuge for adults, children, and pets who are threatened by abuse in their home. The Safe House is a 90-day empowering and supportive program offering counseling, education, advocacy, referral, and support. It is pet-friendly.

Transitional Housing Program

Often referred to as second-stage housing, Transitional Housing is designed to provide qualified clients with longer-term living assistance including help with rent, furniture, utilities, and food. This program is an extension of the Mountain Rose Safe House Program and residents will have access to therapy, support groups, parenting and financial literacy classes, and case management.

Contact

For more information on either of these programs, please contact the Residential Program Manager at (530) 214-5141.

Children’s Counseling and Support Services

Sierra Community House supports children who have experienced or witnessed abuse by providing:

  • Advocacy
  • Accompaniment
  • Support groups
  • Individual counseling
  • Advocacy within the medical, legal, or educational systems

Additionally, the children’s program may be able to offer financial assistance for needs related to the abuse.

  • This program supports parents as well as children. We offer parent education classes tailored to your needs and availability.
  • Parent education is offered in an individual and group setting. The education is specific to parents who have lived through domestic violence and want to re-establish a safe, healthy home environment for their family to thrive.

Contact

For more information on Children’s Counseling and Support Services, please contact the Children’s Counseling and Support Services Manager at (530) 563-2120 ext. 117.

Legal Assistance Services

These legal advocacy services concentrate specifically on guiding survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and child abuse through the complicated court systems. Our Advocates provide legal information and support for survivors including preparation of domestic violence restraining orders, temporary protective orders, divorce, child custody, child support, and immigration. Other services include: court preparation, transportation, and accompaniment.

Get information on General Mediation & Legal Assistance Services.

Violence Prevention Education Program & Community Engagment

Violence Prevention Education

Our Prevention Program provides violence prevention education in English and Spanish to local school districts, businesses, and organizations in North Lake Tahoe and Truckee to children as well as adults.

To learn more about this program, contact the Community Education and Prevention Manager at (775) 298-0167.

Close to Home Truckee

Sierra Community House is actively looking for passionate youth and adults to help with our community mobilization efforts as it relates to violence prevention in the Truckee community.  To learn more about Close to Home click here.

Community Engagement

Early Learning

We offer programs and classes for kids 0-4 and their caregivers to build literacy, socio-emotional health, and parenting skills.

Peer Education/ Promotoras

Promotoras offer peer education programs related to chronic disease and mental health in the Latino community. The Promotoras serve as liaisons between community members, health professionals, and social service organizations.

For more details about Community Engagement, click here.

Program Contact

For more information on these programs, contact:
Residential Program Manager: (530) 214-5141 | residential@sierracommunityhouse.org
Children’s Counseling & Support Services Manager: (530) 563-2120 ext. 117 | children@sierracommunityhouse.org
Crisis Intervention & Prevention Program Director: (775) 298-0168 ext 104 | prevention@sierracommunityhouse.org
Crisis Intervention: help@sierracommunityhouse.org

Service Locations

Safety is our highest priority, so these services are available at our business locations (listed below) as well as at many safe locations in our community.

Kings Beach
265 Bear Street
Kings Beach, CA 96143
(530) 546-0972

Monday through Friday, 9am-5pm

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Incline Village
948 Incline Way
Incline Village, NV 89451
530-546-0972

Monday through Friday, 9am-5pm

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Truckee
12313 Soaring Way, Suite B
Truckee, CA 96161
(530) 546-0972

Monday through Friday, 9am-5pm

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Our Services

Coronavirus/COVID-19 and Our Services:

To align with current public health recommendations as well as emerging responses in our field, Sierra Community House services will be available through phone and electronic communication.

In an emergency please call 9-1-1.  For help call 800-736-1060.

For Hunger Relief information, click here.

For Housing information, click here.

General Inquiries – please call our main line at 530-546-0952.

Please check our COVID-19 web page and Facebook page for updates on programs and services, as well as other community resources.

Hunger Relief

HUNGER
RELIEF

Provides hunger relief services through weekly food distributions and other community food programs

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CRISIS INTERVENTION
& PREVENTION

Serves victims of domestic/intimate partner violence, sexual assault, and child abuse

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FAMILY SUPPORT &
COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

Connects families, individuals, and community members with the help they need

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Legal Counsel

MEDIATION & LEGAL ASSISTANCE

Offers consultations and assistance for those navigating legal issues

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