The Colorado Springs Women’s Expo With a Cause is supporting Tessa and raising awareness of domestic violence in our communities.
TESSA is located in Colorado Springs, CO and has been in the community for 43 years serving all victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking and more recently human trafficking. We provide advocacy through our 24/7 safeline, case management and safety planning, our rural programs serving Teller County and Calhan, hospital advocacy, court advocacy. We also have the only 32- bed shelter in El Paso County for victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking and human trafficking while serving El Paso and Teller County. We offer group and individual counseling, legal assistance, with our Project Lift program offering an attorney free of charge* (case by case acceptance) to help those in need with Permanent Protection Orders. Through our Housing First- helping those transition from our Safehouse to living on their own. Youth & Children’s which offers education and outreach to schools and kiddos to teach them about health relationships and consent. We serve around 15,000 victims each year through our many services.