A Labor of Love

The holidays are a time of giving and no one does that better than Marlene Marshall. For almost 10 years Marlene has been making these colorful afghans for all of the children in our shelter. Not only does she take the time, all year long, to create these works of...

Local Girl Scouts Give in a Big Way

Woodland Hills, California Girl Scouts, and students from St. Mel’s Catholic Church also in Woodland Hills, collected dozens of pairs of new pajamas for the families at Haven Hills. Along with the pajamas came a generous donation of plush blankets! This is what...

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

In 1987 the first Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) was observed. That same year marks the initiation of the first domestic violence toll-free hotline, and in 1989, the U.S. Congress passed Public Law 101-112 designating October as National Domestic Violence...

Meet Violet

For nearly 40 years, Haven Hills has been a beacon of hope for victims of domestic violence – we offer lifesaving support and resources to anyone looking for the courage and strength to leave an abusive relationship. We provide shelter, counseling and a 24-hour crisis...