Carlsbad Battered Family Shelter Needs:


Pillows, Full size sheets and bedding, H.E Laundry detergent, toilet paper, paper towels, bath towels, dish rags, nightgowns, socks(women and children), undergarments(women and children), Rubbermaid type drawer containers, school supplies, dishes, pots and pans, toiletries(deodorant, shampoo, combs, brushes, toothpaste and toothbrushes), dishwasher detergent, cleaning supplies, diapers, wipes, baby essentials.

What is CBFS?

We at the Carlsbad Battered Families Shelter want to make sure that victims of domestic violence are aware of various services that may help you in your time of need. Domestic violence is a vicious cycle and there are services availible to help in breaking that cycle.


Our job here at the Carlsbad Battered Families Shelter is to help you with dignity and respect. We hope that our victim service program will help you to move past this time of crisis with as little trouble as possible. If you have questions or would like to make an appointment for victim services, as well as Temporary Restraining Orders, please call Sharon Janes, Monday through Friday, at 885-4615. If she is not at the office at the time of your call, please leave your name and safe phone number and she will get back to you as soon as possible.


If you need to speak to someone immediately

Please call the Carlsbad Battered Families Shelter at 885-4615 for any information. Staff is availible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 52 weeks a year.