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You are not to blame. It’s not your fault.
We care. We want to help.

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HOW YOU CAN HELP: With your support we can and will end the cycle of violence.
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OUR SERVICES

Crisis Intervention

CRISIS INTERVENTION

Advocates provide emotional support and information for victims of domestic and sexual violence through our 24-hour support line. Read more…

Emergency Shelter

EMERGENCY SHELTER

We offer a safe, confidential shelter at a non-disclosed location. Our safe house is a comfortable home in a residential environment. Read more…

Support Groups

SUPPORT GROUPS

Would you like some support? We are here to help. The following groups are meeting now in either Nashua and/or Milford: Read more…

Education

EDUCATION

Presentations related to domestic and sexual violence are available to local schools, businesses, and civic groups. Trainings are tailored to each audience. Read more…

Court Advocacy

COURT ADVOCACY

Advocates offer information and assistance in obtaining protective orders and can provide accompaniment to court hearings. Read more…

Programs

PROGRAMS

Bridges offers and participates in a range of programs to support survivors. Read more…

OUR MISSION

To cultivate communities free from violence as we support victims and survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking.

Bridges is supported by the United Way and is a member of the New Hampshire Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence.

NEWS & EVENTS

Call First — No Walk-Ins

In response to the rising numbers of COVID infections in the community and out of an abundance of caution for the safety and health of our staff and clients, Bridges has made the decision to close our offices for walk-ins, effective immediately through December 4. At that time, we will review current conditions and determine

International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

November 25 has been designated International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.  It is a day for governments, international organizations, and non-government organizations to come together to organize activities and events to spread awareness of this issue.  Violence against women and girls is one of the most widespread, persistent, and devastating human rights violations

Love is in the Air: The Home Edition

Amid the challenges of COVID,  this year’s fundraiser will be an online auction running from January 27th – February 1st with “Event Night” raffle drawings on January 30th at 8 PM.   Invite others to join online While it’s disappointing we won’t be dancing together, a virtual event means there’s no limit to the number of people who can participate.  Instead of filling your table with friends and

November 20th is Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR)

Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) was started in 1999 by Transgender advocate Gwendolyn Ann Smith as a vigil to honor the memory of Rita Hester, a transgender woman who was killed in 1998. The vigil commemorated all the transgender people lost to violence since Rita Hester’s death, and began an important tradition that has become