YWCA Family Crisis Shelter – Domestic Violence Services
The YWCA Domestic Violence Services provides a 24-hour crisis line which is answered by trained advocates.
The Domestic Violence Crisis Shelter offers emergency refuge, domestic violence counseling, legal advocate assistance and referral, community referral, and court accompaniment. It is extremely important to understand that the Domestic Violence Crisis Shelter can only offer housing to and assist women who are victims of domestic violence and their children (including males up to the age of 17). The specific type of domestic violence which the YWCA can serve are those affected by intimate partner violence. This includes physical, sexual, and psychological harm by a current or former partner or spouse.