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.
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will experience severe physical violence by an intimate partner in their lifetime.
Pro bono representation provided by local law firms makes a meaningful difference for the thousands of clients seeking help at our Legal Center.
Renee Norris Jones experienced 7 years of domestic violence at a time when few resources existed to help victims escape abuse.
Sheila arrived at the Women Against Abuse Emergency Shelter after waking up in a hospital emergency room.
When a survivor's child was in trouble, Beth Huffman helped organize a press conference to get the story out on behalf of Women Against Abuse's Legal Center.
Lucia* came to the WAA emergency shelter pregnant and with five children.
Doug Schoenberg, Co-Founder and CEO of SofterWare, Inc., recently provided a challenge match through the Schoenberg Family Charitable Fund as an incentive to help Women Against Abuse gain new monthly donors.
“This is not OK; this is not who I will be; I will love my children; violence will not be allowed in my home.”
The life-saving work that Women Against Abuse achieves each day would not be possible without the support of advocates in the community.
Sara* was a victim of domestic violence who transformed into a strong and capable mother with support from Women Against Abuse.
Former emergency shelter resident Dana*, intelligent and bright-spirited, worked hard for her credentials.
If you or someone you know needs help, call our toll-free 24-hour Hotline: