Client Stories






Meet Julie, mother of two and a survivor of 17 years of intimate partner violence. Hear her story from abuse to empowerment and about her experience with the life-saving services at YWCA Pierce County.

Julie is one of thousands of domestic violence survivors that seek help from YWCA Pierce County every year.

Whether living in our emergency safe shelter or  housing, meeting friends at Insights Support Group, or accessing the Legal Service Program or our Children’s Program, our clients find safety, healing and empowerment during their time at YWCA.