Hotline (24/7) | 412-687-8005 Text Support (9am-5pm Monday-Friday) | 412-744-8445
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Hotline Services

If you or someone you know is experiencing physical, emotional or psychological abuse from a spouse or partner, call our Emergency Hotline (24/7) for help and support.


shutterstock_94844608A call to our Hotline is more than just a call for help. It’s the first step towards making a change, finding hope and creating a life free of violence and abuse. The Hotline is monitored 24-hours a day by trained advocates who provide support and explain options to anyone who has experienced any type of abuse from a current or former partner.

Chat & Text Support

Advocates are available for online and text support from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. You can communicate with one of our advocates by clicking on the ‘Chat for Help’ widget on our website, or by texting (412) 744-8445All communication is confidential unless you disclose child abuse/neglect, or if you are feeling homicidal or suicidal. We are mandated reporters by law and must report this information.

Finding Hope for All Survivors of Domestic Abuse

If you feel or know that your relationship may be unhealthy or abusive, or if you are concerned for a loved one in an abusive relationship, don’t hesitate to call our Hotline. Women’s Center & Shelter strives to create a caring and nonjudgmental atmosphere for you to express your feelings and concerns. Our focus is always on your safety and wellbeing.

Some of the options available to those calling the Hotline include:

Information and referrals provided by our advocates enable you to make smart, confident choices about your next steps. The Hotline also welcomes calls from professionals working with clients who are survivors of domestic violence and need guidance or support on how to provide the best care.

Call our Hotline at 412-687-8005  (24/7) for help or more information.