YWCA Shelter for Women Victims of Violence
P.O. Box 11242
Fort Wayne, IN - 46856
Provides a Crisis Shelter For Women
Domestic Violence Crisis Line at (260) 447-7233 or (800) 441-4073.
We are here to help 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
The Crisis Shelter provides immediate crisis intervention 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, for women and men, with or without children, to escape a domestic violence situation. (Men are housed at a safe, off-site location.) Upon entering the shelter, clients are offered the following:
Personal care items
Transportation to and from appointments and work
Domestic violence education
Help identifying options and resources
Assistance with referrals
Assistance navigating the legal system
Access to a computer lab
GED and job skills classes
Programs for children, including access to tutoring and a music therapist
Physical and mental health evaluations and support
YWCA Northeast Indiana's Domestic Violence Crisis Shelter provides a safe, nurturing environment for women and children to heal physically, emotionally and spiritually, thus empowering them to make decisions about the future.
Business Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.