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Home Domestic Violence PA Pittsburgh Women's Center & Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh

Women's Center & Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, PA

Domestic Violence Help in Pittsburgh, PA

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Profile
Strength 47%
  • Hotline

    412-687-8005 412-687-8005 (24⁄7)

    Hotline hours of operation

    Monday 24 hours
    Tuesday 24 hours
    Wednesday 24 hours
    Thursday 24 hours
    Friday 24 hours
    Saturday 24 hours
    Sunday 24 hours
  • Toll Free

    877-338-7255 877-338-7255
  • Business

    412-687-8017 412-687-8017
  • Text

    -
  • Languages Spoken

    English, Spanish, French , more
    Nepali, Arabic, Swahili
  • Last Updated

    Jul 8, 2019

Services

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  • Danger/lethality assessment
  • Crisis intervention services
  • Emergency local transportation
  • Emergency shelter
  • Confidential shelter location
  • Case management
  • Food and clothing
  • Safety planning
  • Domestic violence education
  • Emergency cell phones
  • Assistance with orders of protection
  • Court/legal lay assistance
  • Court/legal assistance by attorney
  • Attorney referral for protection orders
  • Attorney referral for criminal cases
  • Attorney referral for family court
  • Court accompaniment/advocacy
  • Expert testimony
  • Legal resource planning
  • Legal representation
  • In-shelter financial aid
  • Shelter resident counseling
  • Non-resident counseling
  • Peer support groups
  • Counseling for friends and family
  • Substance abuse counseling
  • Counseling for batterers
  • Relocation services
  • Goal planning assistance
  • Job skills training
  • Job search/placement
  • Resources and referrals
  • Medical accompaniment
  • Onsite mental health services
  • Onsite medical services
  • Child care during support groups
  • Child abuse services
  • Youth counseling
  • Safety planning for children
  • Educational programs
  • After school programs
  • Teen activity program
  • Child development
  • Tutoring services
  • School liaison
  • Summer camp
  • Pet therapy
  • Domestic violence workshops
  • Speaker's bureau

Populations Served

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  • Women
  • Elderly
  • Teens
  • Individuals
  • Families
  • Deaf
  • Developmentally disabled
  • Disabled
  • Immigrant
  • Military
  • Trafficked persons
  • LGBTQ
  • Trans women/men
  • Counties Served

    Allegheny County

About Women's Center & Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh

  • Website

    www.wcscanhelp.org
  • Established

    1974-01-01
  • Beds

    48
  • Maximum Length of Stay (days)

    45
  • Wheelchair Accessible

    Yes
  • Pet Shelter

    Onsite

Description

More than an emergency shelter for women & children experiencing domestic violence, we're a safe harbor that provides specialized support for women who have experienced all types of IPV from physical to emotional through Emergency Shelter, Legal Advocacy, a 24-Hour Hotline, Support Groups & more.

  • State Coalition Member

    Yes
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