have you been hurt? – domestic violence, sexual assault service of West Alabama
- Turning Point is a private, non-profit corporation whose purposes shall be determined by the Board of Directors and Staff and shall be reflected in its Articles of Incorporation and By-laws.
- Providing comprehensive quality services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault shall be the primary purpose of Turning Point.
- In the provision of services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault, Turning Point recognizes domestic violence and sexual assault as social issues—not the result of individual pathology … (about 1/2).
About 2/2: … Turning Point further acknowledges that victims of domestic violence and sexual assault have many alternatives available to them and that it is the right of each individual to choose among these alternatives.
Therefore, it shall be the purpose of this agency to assist victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in exploring available alternatives and to enable and empower them to make healthy decisions regarding their futures.
Turning Point works collaboratively with the Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence and the Alabama Coalition Against Rape in an effort to reach out to all victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in the state of Alabama. As a result of this collaboration, Turning Point has agreed to provide domestic violence services to six counties in West Alabama and sexual assault services to nine counties in West Alabama … (full text About Us).