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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Lucia* came to the WAA emergency shelter pregnant and with five children.
A valued corporate partner, Verizon has been committed to empowering survivors of domestic violence in Philadelphia through HopeLine by Verizon.
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.
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.
Alyssa* had been living with her parents and was restricted to a wheelchair due to under-developed limbs.
Former emergency shelter resident Dana*, intelligent and bright-spirited, worked hard for her credentials.
“We were just a couple trying to make a relationship work,” reflected Laticia.
The life-saving work that Women Against Abuse achieves each day would not be possible without the support of advocates in the community.
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.
If you or someone you know needs help, call our toll-free 24-hour Hotline: