The Big Switch

Stepping Stones Thrift Store and Armadilla Wax Works are trading spaces!

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.

FAQs – The Big Switch

We are grateful for all our customers, friends, and supporters who continue to make a difference for local families finding freedom from abuse by shopping, donating, and serving with us! We know there are questions about our news of The Big Switch, and we want to help...

Independence Through a Therapeutic Response

This month, we’re celebrating what it means to find independence and freedom from all forms of victimization. Each person’s path looks different, but we know that it takes hard work. Learn about two ways families find Independence with Stepping Stones: Freedom from...

Follow a Family: Finally Independent

Read the latest update from Stephanie* about her time in Stepping Stones’ advocacy program! “It’s been such a great month for me and the kids. I feel like we’re really getting into the groove of what life could be like for us. Summer has been fun and there’s been NO...