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A Safe Place

Our mission is to provide a safe place for victims of domestic violence to escape the abuse and make positive change in a supportive atmosphere



Founded in 1985 in West Plains, MO by Peg Shaw

Has had the primary shelter since 2004

Currently Has two outreach offices and two resale shops.

Currently serving 8 counties: Carter, Douglas, Howell, Oregon, Ozark, Shannon, Texas, and Wright

Victims of demostic violence come from all walks of life - all cultures, all income groups, all ages, all religions, all genders. They share the feeling of helplessness, isolation, guilt, fear, and shame.

Christos House, Inc.

Be sweet this year at our 16th Annual Chocolate Festival. Help spread the love of chocolate this Valentines and be a part of our biggest event of the year. After awarding the winners of the competition, we will auction off the contestants' submissions. All proceeds will go to directly helping victims of domestic and sexual violence. Our entry form is here. Submit to outreach@christoshousemo.org.

Good luck and have fun!
























Amazon Smile


We are now on Amazon Smile. By going to smile.amazon.com and choosing us as your charitable organization, Amazon will donate %0.5 of the price of all your qualified purchases to Christos House.


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