Survivor Outreach Services

“Violence against women is not a Native Tradition.”


The Survivor Outreach Services Program at the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians Department of Human Services provides a variety of services to all people experiencing domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, dating violence, elder abuse and/or neglect, adults sexually abused/assaulted as children, stalking/harassment. Services are available regardless of age, gender, sexual orientation or tribal affiliation.


Violence and abuse are any acts of physical violence, emotional and verbal abuse, threats, isolation, intimidation, cultural/ritual abuse, sexual abuse, and/or economic control.


All people have a right to a life free of violence and fear.

Assistance May Include But Is Not Limited To The Following:


  • Problem Solving & Safety Planning
  • Non-Emergency Transportation
  • Advocacy and Referrals
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Case Management
  • Court Accompaniment
  • Cultural Advocacy
  • Assistance with Personal Protection Orders

For additional information and services please contact:


Department of Human Services: (231) 242-1620
Stacey Ettawageshik, Lead Advocate (231) 242-1628
Keely Frye, Advocate (231) 242-1629
Yvonne Goudreau, Advocate (231) 242-1633
Diana Isard, Project Coordinator (231) 242-1627
Women’s Resource Center of Northern Michigan 24-hour crisis and information line: (231) 347-0082