This group is held once each month and is attended by offenders on probation who have completed the domestic violence intervention / treatment as ordered by the court. The purpose of this group is:
To re-enforce the use of the skills they learned in domestic violence counseling
To learn new skills that can improve their relationships with others and their lives
Group Learning Experience
Each probationer attends a total of six sessions, actively participating in the group learning experience. The group is led by the domestic violence probation officers but the focus is on each individual gaining a new sense of hope and growth. The skills they learn are focused to propel them toward a life without domestic violence.
For More Information
If you wish to contact this unit, please call the McLean County Adult Court Services Department at (309) 888-5360 and ask for one of the personnel assigned to the Domestic Violence Unit.
If you are a victim of domestic violence:
- Call 911 immediately if you are in danger - Report abuse to your local police agency - Contact the courthouse Domestic Violence Unit for assistance with an Order of Protection - Call the 24-hour domestic violence hotline at (309) 827-7070