Safety. Healing. Empowerment.
If you or someone you care about is feeling afraid of or controlled by their spouse, intimate partner, roommate, sibling, caregiver, or other household member, YWCA Kitsap County is here to help. You can get support from people who are knowledgeable and understanding.
WHAT TO DO IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
If you are in immediate danger: Call or text 9-1-1
File a report and tell law enforcement you want the abuser arrested. Save evidence such as photos of physical injuries, ripped clothing, damaged possessions, text messages, voicemails, etc.
Call the YWCA 24-Hour Hotline: 1-800-500-5513
or Text the YWCA 24-Hour Text Line: 1-360-277-7607
Our professionally trained and certified Domestic Violence Advocates are available 24-hours a day, 7-days a week and can assist you if you need help centering safety for yourself or a loved one. Access emergency shelter, safety planning, legal advocacy services, support groups, information, and referrals.
Legal Advocacy Services