Places that Help: Pennsylvania
Included in this list are programs that can offer help/referrals to victims of abuse throughout the state. (If you find inaccurate contact information, please let us know at https://hotline.womenslaw.org.)
Equality Advocates Pennsylvania
1211 Chestnut Street, Suite 605
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Equality Advocates Pennsylvania (EPA) advocates for policy change at the municipal, state, and federal level. EAP’s work is concentrated in six key areas: ending discrimination, protecting families, building safe schools, advancing transgender rights, ensuring racial justice & immigration equality, and preventing violence.
Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence
3605 Vartan Way, Suite 101
Harrisburg, PA 17110
The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence (PCADV) works with 60 community-based Programs on behalf of domestic violence victims and their children. The community Programs and statewide coalition form interconnecting links in a chain of services and support so victims can find safety, obtain justice, and build new lives free of abuse. PCADV lobbies for legislative improvements, administers the state contract for domestic violence services, develops training materials, advocates for housing laws and public housing policies that protect victims, and distributes public awareness materials.
Women's Law Project
125 South 9th Street, Suite 300
Philadelphia, PA 19107
The Women’s Law Project (WLP) works for equal access to reproductive healthcare and abortion, improving institutional response to all forms of violence against women, challenging sex & gender discrimination, and advocating for workplace equality and economic justice. WLP is a state-based organization. In addition, to legal advocacy WLP offers and in-house telephone counseling.
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