The ACT Emergency Shelter offers a safe haven for victims of domestic violence and their children. Our Fort Myers shelter offers 68-beds and our Cape Coral shelter has 22-beds.
In our fiscal year 2013, ACT provided shelter for 648 residential clients for a total of 25,101 nights of shelter, and provided 18,316 residential counseling hours.
In August 2014, ACT will open a shelter in Hendry County.
Here is an overview of the services offered to clients and their children staying in our emergency shelters. Please visit our Residential Counseling Program Page for more detailed information on services provided to our residents.