YWCA 24-Hour Hotline: (253) 383-2593

Our trained advocates can assist you if you need help making yourself or a loved one safe.

Our shelter accepts pets, so let our advocate know if you need to find safe shelter for your pet(s) when you call!

YWCA Legal Line:(253) 365-6352

Our Legal Services team provides civil legal counsel, referral, and representation to victims of domestic violence. This combination of services increase victims' chances of permanently and safely ending their domestic violence relationship and establishing lives free of violence.

Domestic Violence Survivor Support Groups, Resource Center, or other YWCA programs:

(253) 272-4181 x221
or email

Sexual Assault Center:
(800) 756-7273
(253) 474-7273

other resources

Washington State Domestic Violence Hotline (800) 562-6025
National Domestic Violence Hotline (800) 799-7233 or 800-787-3224 (TTY)
National Teen Dating Abuse Hotline (866) 331-9474 or (866) 331-8453 (TTY)
Protection Order Notification (877) 242-4055
(Washington) Statewide Automated Victim Information & Notification (877) 846-3492

If you aren't ready to reach out and speak to someone, but are starting to think about leaving, consult this sample safety plan. Developing a plan to escape a violent relationship increases your chances of doing so safely.