Men Evolving Non-Violently (M.E.N.) is a non-profit organization operating in Sonoma County, California. It was founded in 1979 to address the issues of abuse of women and children, and made up of a volunteer collective of men, many whom were once clients themselves. M.E.N. is a one-of-a-kind program that offers several services to help men who have decided they want to change their abusive or unproductive behavior.
24 hour hotline - 707-528-2MEN (2636)
Staffed by collective members, the hotline offers confidential support to callers in crisis. It provides resource information to men and their family members.
Stop the Violence (STV) - Peer-led weekly groups located in Santa Rosa and Petaluma.
Skills Building - Peer-led weekly group located in Sebastopol for graduates of STV.
Speakers Bureau - Collective members are available to speak to schools, civic groups, churches, public agencies, etc. on issues relating to domestic violence.
CALL M.E.N. IF YOU