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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Renee Norris Jones experienced 7 years of domestic violence at a time when few resources existed to help victims escape abuse.
Lucia* came to the WAA emergency shelter pregnant and with five children.
Sheila arrived at the Women Against Abuse Emergency Shelter after waking up in a hospital emergency room.
Allison* cringed at her reflection in the mirror as she gently dabbed concealer over the bruises circling her eye.
Doreen Davis is a longtime supporter of Women Against Abuse who has used her expertise in traditional labor law to assist WAA for over two decades.
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.
Pro bono representation provided by local law firms makes a meaningful difference for the thousands of clients seeking help at our Legal Center.
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.
“We were just a couple trying to make a relationship work,” reflected Laticia.
A valued corporate partner, Verizon has been committed to empowering survivors of domestic violence in Philadelphia through HopeLine by Verizon.
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