Legal Name: Bright Horizons Resources for Victims of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault
Mailing Address: PO Box 1904, Norfolk, NE 68702
Physical Address: 305 N. 4th Street, Norfolk, NE 68701
Director: Linda Olson
Mission: Bright Horizons is dedicated to the elimination of domestic violence and sexual assault through empowerment, education, social action and support services.
What We Do: Bright Horizons serves victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence and stalking. We offer services 24-hours a day, 7-days a week. All of our services are confidential and free of charge. We have a business office and shelter in Norfolk and an office and shelter in O’Neill. We offer individual advocacy; support groups for adults and children; safe and confidential shelter; assistance with protection orders; and criminal justice and legal advocacy. We also offer community education on the issues of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, stalking, bullying prevention and healthy relationships.
Area Served: Bright Horizons serves seven counties in northeastern Nebraska: Antelope, Boyd, Holt, Knox, Madison, Pierce, and Stanton.
Number of Staff: 12
Number of Regular Volunteers: 25
Year Established: 1977
How We Are Governed: 8-15 Board Members represent our entire service area. These members are elected to 3 year terms.