Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault/Abuse

All mail for employees listed below should be addressed to: 2605 N. West Bay Shore Dr.Peshawbestown, MI 49682

Tribal Victim Assistance Program

The Tribal Victim Assistance Program is a grant funded program that assists all victims of crime which occur in the six county service area, which include Benzie, Charlevoix, Grand Traverse, Leelanau, Manistee, and Antrim Counties.

Jackie Barnowski [Click here to view full size picture]

Email: Jackelyn Barnowski, TVA Program Director

Office Phone: (231) 534-7525

Cell Phone: (231) 866-0544

Office is located at GTB Tribal Police Station below GTB Medicine Lodge.

Link to GTB Tribal Police Website

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Coordinated Community Response

The Coordinated Community Response (CCR) Project is a grant funded program that assists victims of Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault, and Stalking who reside within the six county service area. CCR Project Coordinator is available to assist with transportation, advocacy, petitioning for a personal protection order through any of the courts within the six county service area, and limited financial assistance.

Email: Yvette Weese, CCR Project Coordinator

Office Phone: (231) 534-7053

Cell Phone (231) 866-1897

Office is located at GTB Tribal Court  

Link to GTB Tribal Court Website

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GTB Tribal Police Department

Offcier Nathan Meekhof

Email: Nathan Meekhof, Domestic Violence Tribal Police Officer 

Office Phone: (231) 534-7777

Office is located at GTB Police Station below Medicine Lodge.

Link to GTB Tribal Police Department Website

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GTB Anishnabek Family Services

Sharon Wasageshik [Click here to view full size picture]

Email: Sharon Wasageshik, Family Violence Prevention Grant   

Office Phone: (231) 534-7247

Office is located at GTB Medicine Lodge across from the GTB Clinic.

Link to Anishinaabek Family Services Weblink

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PERSONAL PROTECTION PETITIONS & ORDERS

GTB Petition for Personal Protection Order (Domestic)

GTB Personal Protection Order (Domestic)

GTB Petition for Personal Protection Order (Non-Domestic)

GTB Personal Protection Order (Non-Domestic)

Leelanau County Personal Protection Orders (link to Court website)

This page last updated on 5/1/2017.

The Grand Traverse Band of
Ottawa and Chippewa Indians

2605 N. West Bay Shore Dr.
Peshawbestown, MI 49682
Toll Free Exchange/Administration Desk:1-866-534-7750

Webmaster: (231) 534-7366 or (231)534-7008