(Beaver Dam) Dodge County’s only domestic violence shelter gave an update on the number of victims they have aided during 2018. Teresa Nienow is the Executive Director of PAVE, People Against A Violent Environment, she says their organization has served over 1,000 victims and survivors over the past year. The non-profit has provided so far nearly 3,000 nights of shelter in 2018 and has answered over 1,000 crises calls. Nienow says communication and community outreach will be a continued focus moving forward. Anyone who needs PAVE’s services should get in touch with the group. PAVE’s crises lines are 800-775-3785 (toll free) and 920-887-3785. They also have a texting hotline which is 920-344-0123. Their email is [email protected].