If you think you may be in an abusive relationship and need assistance, or if you are looking for help for a friend, please call the Philadelphia Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-866-723-3014. Expert counselors are waiting to speak with you, and all calls are confidential.
For your safety, we will not respond to e-mail requests for assistance with problems of domestic violence. Get more information on seeking help.
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The Philadelphia Domestic Violence Hotline received 15,090 calls in Fiscal Year 2015
A valued corporate partner, Verizon has been committed to empowering survivors of domestic violence in Philadelphia through HopeLine by Verizon.
The Women’s Dining Circle of Overbrook Presbyterian Church knows how to make fundraising down right fun. In January, the Dining Circle hosted a dinner that raised over $1,200 for Women Against Abuse.
Sarah joined Women Against Abuse in September 2010 through a partnership program with the German peace and volunteer organization ARSP.
Renee Norris Jones experienced 7 years of domestic violence at a time when few resources existed to help victims escape abuse.
William Spratley flicks through the text messages on his phone until he finds the one he’s been looking for. It’s from his 27-year old daughter, Ameya, and it’s the last words he will ever exchange with her.
Dick MacKay knows the real reason for the holiday season—to bring hope to families in need.
Pro bono representation provided by local law firms makes a meaningful difference for the thousands of clients seeking help at our Legal Center.
Alyssa* had been living with her parents and was restricted to a wheelchair due to under-developed limbs.
Allison* cringed at her reflection in the mirror as she gently dabbed concealer over the bruises circling her eye.
Sheila arrived at the Women Against Abuse Emergency Shelter after waking up in a hospital emergency room.
If you or someone you know needs help, call our toll-free 24-hour Hotline: