Victim Services

Domestic violence services are designed to meet the needs of women and children whose lives are affected by interpersonal violence. All services are confidential and free of charge. All services can be accessed by calling the 24-hour hotline in your geographic area.

Prevention Education

The YWCA’s Outreach and Prevention Program offers violence prevention education services for youth, teens and adults in Central and North Central Massachusetts. Our violence prevention services educate the community by equipping individuals with the skills to resist violence and abuse and promote healthy, non-violent interaction.


We partner with community agencies and advocates to assist domestic abuse victims in the courts.

Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence

The YWCA’s Domestic Violence programs are the designated battered women’s service providers in central Massachusetts. All services are free of charge and confidential.