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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Dick MacKay knows the real reason for the holiday season—to bring hope to families in need.
“This is not OK; this is not who I will be; I will love my children; violence will not be allowed in my home.”
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.
Alyssa* had been living with her parents and was restricted to a wheelchair due to under-developed limbs.
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.
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 life-saving work that Women Against Abuse achieves each day would not be possible without the support of advocates in the community.
Lucia* came to the WAA emergency shelter pregnant and with five children.
Pro bono representation provided by local law firms makes a meaningful difference for the thousands of clients seeking help at our Legal Center.
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