Women's Center against domestic violence


Women’s Center and Shelter of Pittsburgh

Women’s Center & Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh serves as an expert resource in the field of intimate partner violence, providing a variety of resources including emergency shelter, children’s program, medical and legal advocacy, and support groups. To learn more about what we do for victims of intimate partner violence, visit our “What We Do” page.

If you are interested in learning more about domestic abuse or seeking help leaving an abusive relationship, please call Women’s Center & Shelter’s 24-Hour Hotline at 412-687-8005 ext. 1, or toll free at 877-338-TALK (8255).

Information and Statistics

There are also many great additional resources from which to gain information and statistics such as:

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence

The National Domestic Violence Hotline

Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Suicide Prevention Lifeline

LGBT National Help Center

Our Partners

Women’s Center & Shelter also works directly with a variety of community partners to ensure the safety and support of women and children survivors of intimate partner violence. Some of our most trusted partners include:

Pittsburgh Action Against Rape

Homeless Children’s Education Fund

Pennsylvania Organization for Women in Early Recovery

Animal Rescue League


Beginning Your Healing Journey

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