Our Mission

Rainbow Services seeks to end the cycle of family violence.

Rainbow Services, along with other domestic violence agencies, is part of a network that aims to keep families safe. We do our best to provide support and assistance for women and children dealing with family violence.

Welcome to Rainbow Services

Need help? Call our 24-hour English-Spanish hotline at (310) 547-9343

ESCAPE WARNING – if you are in an abusive relationship and your abuser has access to your computer, it is important that you take precautionary steps to hide your internet activities. If you know that your abuser has access to the computer that you use, the best safety measure to take is to use another computer or press the escape button now. 



Rainbow is seeking a Communications and Fund Development Associate.  Job Summary: The Communications and Fund Development Associate participates in the creation and implementation of Rainbow Services’ communications and fund development strategies; plays a significant role in shaping how Rainbow shares information about its mission and work with stakeholders, partners, supporters, and the community at large.Please click here for the full job description and instructions on how to respond. 

Back to School donation drive

Event Location: 
Rainbow's Community Resource Center
Event Time: 
Jul 5 2017 - 9:00am - Jul 28 2017 - 5:00pm

Rainbow’s Back to School donation drive is on!

Your contribution of monetary and in-kind support will help Rainbow Services distribute school supplies and basic essentials to over 175 children during our Annual Back to School Outreach. WE NEED YOUR HELP! Donations should be dropped off to our Resource Center by July 28th to ensure the children receive their supplies before the school year begins. Thank you.

Email Anna Sanchez at donations@rainbowservicesdv.org for a printable list of needed school supplies, or print the list below: 

Back to School Wish List

School Supplies (K-12)                              

RULERS           CRAYONS        MARKERS            ERASERS     3-RING BINDERS

School Clothing: NEW ATHLETIC SHOES  &   SOCKS



Thank you for your generosity towards Rainbow's families!

Rainbow's Birthday Celebration

Rainbow has been providing domestic violence shelter and support services for 34 years! Thank you, to those of you who joined us at our celebration, and to those who made donations in support of our work! 

Special thanks go out to Premier Bank of Palos Verdes for hosting and sponsoring the event, and to City Councilmember Joe Buscaino for sponsorship.

We also want to say a very special thank you to the volunteers of Arc-en-Ciel who helped organize and run this birthday event!

We'll be hosting events in October in recognition of Domestic Violence awareness month; please subscribe to our mailing list to see what's coming up! 


Giving in support of Rainbow's families

Rainbow relies on support from caring community members to provide basic needs items, food, and school supplies to the vulnerable families who seek our help. 

If you are interested in donating new and unused items, food or toys please call Anna Sanchez at 424-264-0634 or email donations@rainbowservicesdv.org. If you are interesting in supporting Rainbow with a monetary gift, please call Jane Dion at  424-264-0900 or email jdion@rainbowservicesdv.org.

To see our Holiday Wish List (items needed all year-round), please click here

To be emailed a printable list of needed donations for our Back to School donation drive, please email Anna Sanchez at donations@rainbowservicesdv.org

Thank you for your support.  You are making a difference.

Domestic Violence Advocate Training

The Fall 40-hour Domestic Violence Advocate Training will begin on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 and end on Tuesday, October 31st.  Classes will be on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6 to 9 or 9:30 (depending on subject matter).  There will be no classes on Thursday, September 21st or Thursday, October 5th.  The cost is $150 which includes all materials.  Everyone who completes the course will receive a certificate needed to work or volunteer at a domestic violence shelter agency. 

Please email Judy Gordon for further information: jgordon@rainbowservicesdv.org

To register please click here.

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