Okay, Got it.

BE SAFE ONLINE

If, at any time, you feel you need to leave this website quickly, click the "escape site" button. You'll be immediately sent to an urelated website (Yahoo.com).

Your Internet, online, and email activities can be easily traced. If you are in danger or feel that reading this website might be dangerous for you, click here to learn how to protect yourself while online.

AWP IS HERE - FOR YOU, FOR SOMEONE YOU KNOW, AND FOR THE COMMUNITY


Thank you for visiting our website!

You and I are living in unprecedented times. Please know that A Woman's Place (AWP) is an essential, life-saving resource. AWP is open and ready to respond to your needs - within safety guidelines and without interruption. The values of AWP support social distancing recommendations for the benefit of the community as a whole. Those same values are why we are continuing to deliver our mission through our 24-hour hotline, emergency shelter, counseling, legal advocacy, legal assistance, and prevention education. This is not an either/or. AWP's response is a both/and.

If you or someone you know needs help, please call 1.800.220.8116.

If you are safe and interested in giving to AWP in some way, please visit our Support Us pages.

Thank you for your support. It is, quite literally, life-saving!

  • February is Love month. Celebrate Love for All.

  • Did You Know...

    In fiscal year 2018, The Department of Justice's Office of Violence Against Women awarded a record $467 million under Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) . Office of Violence Against Women (OVW) discretionary grantees serve an average of 125,000 victims every six months and formula sub-grantees serve over 400,000 victims each year. VAWA funding supports victim advocates who answer over a million hotline calls and provides over 2 million housing and shelter bed-nights for victims and their children annually. Every year, VAWA-funded professionals assist victims in securing more than 200,000 protection orders.
    CREDIT: https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/doj-change-domestic-violence-definition/

  • On April 4th, staff and board members from A Woman's Place traveled to Washington to witness a historic vote as the US House of Representatives voted to pass the most ambitious and powerful re-authorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) the country has seen.

AWP on Twitter

Thank you for making a difference in your community!