Statistics show that 1 in 3 women will experience domestic abuse in their lifetime.  1 in 7 men will also experience abuse, but will likely not report it.  1 in 3 teens are currently in an abusive relationship.  If you or someone you know is an abusive relationship, there is help!

At Willow Tree Missions, some of our services include:

  • Assisting with Orders of Protection & Stalking No Contact Orders
  • Legal advocacy
  • Prevention services
  • Community education
  • Escape and safety planning
  • Emergency shelter assistance
  • Crisis counseling
  • Assistance accessing resources for anyone in crisis/need

If you, or someone you know needs help, please call us at (217) 762-2350 during business hours of Monday - Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.  After hours, please call 911 or local law enforcement if you are UNSAFE.  Once safe, law enforcement will reach out to us to request shelter if needed.  If you want help but can't call, you can email us at



24/7 Help is also available through the The National Domestic Violence Hotline
Click on the link or call 1.800.799.SAFE (7233)