Domestic Violence Intervention and Prevention Program

 

*CALL 911 IF YOU ARE IN IMMEDIATE DANGER*


The YWCA Domestic Violence Shelter is seeking the following donations for residents: new pillows, new twin blankets, ground beef, chicken, bacon, milk, eggs, cheese and yogurt. If you would like to donate, you may drop off any items at the YWCA Domestic Violence Program Office, 604 N. 6th Street, Mon-Fri from
8:30 am-4 pm. Thank you.



Make an online donation to YWCA Domestic Violence Program Here>>MORE

Program Services
If you are a victim of dating/domestic violence, you are not alone! We are here to help you and provide support in a variety of ways. Click on the links below for more information about the services we offer for women, men, and their children living in Benton, Carroll, Clinton, White, Warren, and Tippecanoe counties. All services are also provided in Spanish. Todos los servicios están disponibles en español.

                    TEEN DATING SAFETY RESOURCES

                   EMERGENCY SHELTER

                                 • Petsafe 

               
     LEGAL ADVOCACY

                                • Protective orders

                                • HOPE Cards

     SUPPORT GROUPS

                                • Support groups for women, children and families                     

               FREE 9-1-1 CELL PHONES

    VIOLENCE PREVENTION EDUCATION
 

Donating to the YWCA Domestic Violence Program

Make an online donation to the Domestic Violence Program Here>>More

General Donations

A specific, updated wish list of items currently needed for the shelter can be found HERE.

Toiletries, food, and wish list items are accepted Monday through Friday, 8:30 am - 4 pm at the DVIPP Office Building located at 604 N. 6th Street. 

 

Cell Phone Donations

We program donated working cell phones to dial 911 and then give these phones to an at-risk individual to be used in times of emergency. We sell donated broken or really old cell phones to a recycling center for cash to help the YWCA provide services in our community. You can donate your cell phones at the following locations:

         •YWCA main building at 605 N. 6th  Street, Lafayette

         •DVIPP office building at 604 N. 6th Street, Lafayette

         •Lafayette Police Department

         •West Lafayette Public Library

 Volunteering at the YWCA DVIPP

A list of current volunteer opportunities can be found HERE. If you would like to volunteer for the Domestic Violence Intervention and Prevention Program, please contact Ericka Lee at 765-423-4486 or elee@ywcalafayette.org.

 

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