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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are likely by women who were assaulted by a spouse, ex-spouse, boyfriend or ex-boyfriend (FY11).
Renee Norris Jones experienced 7 years of domestic violence at a time when few resources existed to help victims escape abuse.
Up until three years ago, Kathleen's* life was defined by her husband's moods, needs and whims.
Pro bono representation provided by local law firms makes a meaningful difference for the thousands of clients seeking help at our Legal Center.
Former emergency shelter resident Dana*, intelligent and bright-spirited, worked hard for her credentials.
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.
A valued corporate partner, Verizon has been committed to empowering survivors of domestic violence in Philadelphia through HopeLine by Verizon.
Sarah joined Women Against Abuse in September 2010 through a partnership program with the German peace and volunteer organization ARSP.
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.
The life-saving work that Women Against Abuse achieves each day would not be possible without the support of advocates in the community.
Allison* cringed at her reflection in the mirror as she gently dabbed concealer over the bruises circling her eye.
If you or someone you know needs help, call our toll-free 24-hour Hotline: