Women Violence in Puerto Vallarta

Our Mission

The mission of Compassion for the Family Inc. is to provide an immediate, temporary and life saving environment and to provide the basic needs for women and their children who are the victims of domestic violence. Compassion for the Family Inc. is dedicated to ensure that the victims and survivors of domestic violence increase their knowledge of their options around domestic violence, receive ongoing emotional support through counseling services, developing and reaching their goals for safety and self-sufficiency through various programs and services including education, referals, assistance in the court process, assistance obtaining employment, non interest small business loans, transportation, housing and other basic needs.


You can set up a monthly donation or support us with a one time gift.
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Free sterling silver pendant for everyone who becomes a monthly donor. The pendant displays the logo of the Banderas bay Women's Shelter, a woman with a child and a baby.The cost of the first 50 pendants has been generously covered by our dear friend Georgia Darehshori.

Silver Pendant

Personal Checks

Checks can be made payable to Compassion for the Family and mailed to:

Compassion for the Family, 115 13th Street SE, Altoona, IA 50009