The Women’s Center

Women’s Center, The

Issue Area
Agency Program Partner, Education, Financial Stability, Health
Child Abuse Prevention, Employment, Sexual Abuse & Assault Counseling, Transitional Living & Domestic Violence Program

A United Way partner since 1979.

Funded Program

Child Abuse Prevention: The center provides child and respite care as well as counseling support and education in the area of parenting skills. (Education)

Employment: Provides individual and group counseling and workshops to women who are entering the job market. Emphasis is on serving displaced homemakers, women over 45 and minorities. (Financial Stability)

Sexual Abuse & Assault Counseling: Short-term crisis intervention counseling and ongoing support groups are provided to victims of sexual assault and abuse. (Health)

Transitional Living & Domestic Violence Program: Provides safe, affordable transitional housing for up to two years for women and their children who have decided to make the transition from an abusive environment to independent living. Also provides emergency shelter for women and their children in danger of domestic abuse. (Health & Financial Stability)

Contact Information

505 N. East Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53186

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