- Last Updated on Sunday, 01 June 2014 02:08
Did you know that witnessing violence between one's parents or caretakers is the strongest risk factor of transmitting violent behavior from one generation to the next? If you are suffering from abuse, your children may be suffering also.
Domestic Violence Services of Southwestern PA provides safe shelter and support services for victims of domestic violence and their children. Services are free and confidential. Weekly support group in a confidential setting is also available for victims of domestic violence. Please call 724-223-9190 in Washington County, 724-852-2463 In Greene County, or 724-439-9500 in Fayette County, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to learn more.
Whether you are currently in an abusive relationship or have already left one; Domestic Violence Services of Southwestern PA empowerment counseling can help you. Our individual empowerment counseling provides one-on-one counseling, information and referrals, and advocacy (general & legal). For more information or to set up an appointment, please call 724-223-9190 or 1-800-791-4000.
If your organization, church, sports team, or school is hosting a summer event or program, Domestic Violence Services of Southwestern PA has a variety of anti-violence presentations that are suitable for ages pre-school through college. If you are interested in scheduling a presentation for your event, please contact our Education and Training Department at 724-223-5477 in Washington County, 724-852-2373 in Greene County, or 724-437-2530 in Fayette County, or email us at email@example.com. Domestic violence affects everyone – let's work together to end it.