Fostering safety, healing, & empowerment
WC&S is a comprehensive domestic violence program annually serving over 7,500 adult and child survivors of domestic violence in the Greater Pittsburgh area, as well as providing psychoeducational and intervention services for those who use abuse.
Our mission is to meet the individual and evolving needs of those affected by domestic violence by investing in the growth of our people, deepening community engagement, and amplifying the voices of all survivors.
We are advocates, grounded in fostering a community of safety, healing, and empowerment for anyone affected by domestic violence.
Who We Are
As one of the oldest domestic violence centers in the country, we meet survivors where they are, offering resources and support to help survivors and their families escape abusive relationships and build new lives.
Our story, from our beginnings as a simple and safe meeting place to our position today as a leading regional program for all survivors of domestic violence.
Mission, Vision, Values
The foundations of our work, from why we exist to how we deliver on our promises.
How the models of Sanctuary, JARS, and WCBS help us live out our values of SUCCESS.
An overview of the programs and services we provide for survivors of domestic violence.
Job & Internship Opportunities
What it’s like to work at WC&S, and our current open positions.
Stories of Hope
Survivors share their journeys.
Information for the media, plus media mentions of WC&S.