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.

Step One Coffee House is becoming Carlitos Cafe November 1

After years of serving distinctive custom coffee, great customer service, and interactive barista classes, Step One Coffee House has become a successful social enterprise supporting Stepping Stones Agencies services to our community. In order for the social...

Finding Self-Worth After Abuse – Barbara’s Story

From the outside, some wouldn’t have thought Barbara was living with abuse. She had a wonderful job in the medical field, an intelligent and successful husband, and opportunity to travel the world. But under the surface, Barbara was living a life full of abuse that...

Community Based Advocacy Gives Tools for Freedom

Prescott’s Next Chapter Recovery Bookstore is more than just a bookstore with a variety of 12-step books, medallions, and gifts, it is also a safe space for community based advocacy services for anyone who wants to talk to an advocate. At Next Chapter, lead...