YWCA Hanover
Safe Home, YWCA Hanover
  • 24 hour Confidential Hotline (717)632-0007
    • Referrals made for Temporary or Emergency Safe Shelter
      Please, note: Safe Home is not a shelter in itself.
    • Legal Advocacy, including assistance with filing a Protection From Abuse Order
    • Coordination with other social service agencies that may provide assistance with health, finances, housing, drug/alcohol treatment, support groups, children's services, employment/training, food, furniture, clothing, and more
    • Referral and Support
    • Child Therapy
    • W.E.A.V.E. (Women's Empowerment Against Violent Environments), an Adult Support Group with Free Child Care during group
    • Community Education for all groups, includes Educational Speakers and/or age-appropriate Outreach Materials
    • Volunteer Opportunities (717)637-2125 x 241
    • Accompaniment and/or Transportation to Appointments/Hearings, including civil and criminal hearings
    • Options Counseling and Crisis Response
    • Free childcare if it is needed during a court hearing or legal appointment
    • Needed items, including dead bolts, peep holes, and emergency cell phones
    • Servicios en español
  • 23 West Chesnut Street
    Hanover, PA 17331
    Eligibility: Victims of physical and/or emotional abuse
    Hours: Monday through Friday, 6:00am to 6:00pm
    Phone/FAX Numbers
    • (717) 637-2125 Main
    • (717) 632-0007 Hotline
    • (717) 637-3516 Fax
    Intake Procedure: Call or Walk-in
    Fee Amounts: None
    Languages Spoken: Spanish and sign language
    Service Contact: Michelle Shae, Program Director, 717-637-2125, mshae@ywcahanover.org
    Services:
    • Advocacy
    • Counseling for Children Affected by Domestic Violence
    • Court Filing Offices
    • Crime Victim Support
    • Domestic Violence Hotlines
    • Domestic Violence Protective/Restraining Orders
    • Domestic Violence Support Groups
    • General Abuse Prevention
    • Spouse/Intimate Partner Abuse Counseling
    Other Services Offered At This Location:
    * The community resource directory information is up to date to the best of our knowledge. However, you should always call the provider to confirm this information and make an appointment. Be sure to confirm payment information with the provider, if payment is required. Pennsylvania 211 does not rate, recommend or endorse any agency. We simply provide information as a public service.
    YWCA Hanover
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