Dedicated to ending intimate violence

Stepping Stones provides 24/7/365 Advocacy Services for families escaping abuse in West Yavapai County. Contact our Helpline: 928.445.HOPE (4673)

24/7 Emergency and Advocacy Services

Since 1980, dedicated advocates have been available 24/7/365 for local families who need safety and support to live lives free from domestic violence, sexual assault, and other forms of victimization. Learn more about our 24/7 Helpline, safe shelter, and advocacy services.

Mission Based Social Enterprises

Stepping Stones’ Thrift Stores, Step One Coffee House, Step One Community Center, Next Chapter Recovery Bookstore, and Step One Publishing provide paid job training and generate revenue to keep our 24/7/365 services available for local adults and children. Learn more about shopping with Stepping Stones.

Get Involved

Our services are possible because of the generosity of our community that volunteers and donates with Stepping Stones. Find out how you can become part of the Stepping Stones team and give back for local families to find a pathway to safety and self-sufficiency in our community.

Follow a Family: “It gave me hope again.”

Here is Stephanie’s latest update in our “Follow a Family” feature - a difficult month for her. Stay connected to learn more about how Stephanie’s story progresses each month. Read this month’s note: “It’s been a roller coaster for me…my husband called and when I...

Step One Coffee House May Drink Specials

Check out this month’s brand new drink specials at Step One Coffee House! Try the refreshing White Peach Iced Tea, and two different sweet treats - Strawberry Shortcake Frappe and Peanut Butter Cup Frappe! White Peach Iced Tea - tropical iced tea with white peach...

Free to Hope: First Quarter Outcomes

When families are working hard, they are taking hopeful steps toward a future free from all forms of abuse. Adults who have participated in Stepping Stones programs are asked to take an anonymous survey upon completion of the program to provide feedback on how they...