Domestic Violence Victims' Services

Family Law CASA does not endorse or support any of the organizations named below; the information is simply provided to assist those seeking resources. The list may not be complete and does not include those in private practice.

Domestic Abuse Women's Network (DAWN) Comm. Advocates
P.O. Box 88007
Tukwila, WA 98138
Phone: (425) 656-4305
Toll free: (877) 465-7234
Fax: (425) 656-4309
24-Hour Crisis Hotline: (425) 656-7867
En Espanol: (425) 656-4305, ext. 232
Email: dawnetwork@dawnonline.org
Website: www.dawnonline.org
Cost: Free
Offers counseling, assistance, and advocacy to DV survivors and their children. Primarily serves South King County.
Additional Information: Offers advocacy for DV survivors, support groups (English or Spanish), children’s programs (Kid’s Club), and confidential shelter and other health support services. Extended Stay program for transitional housing for homeless families. The shelter-based program offers domestic violence education, recreational activities, play times, tutors for school-age children, and access to daycare and schools. The Shelter children’s advocate provides moms and their children a supportive atmosphere, and access to information and resources to meet children’s needs.

Eastside Domestic Violence Program

Mailing address:
PO Box 6398
Bellevue, WA 98008
Phone: (425) 562-8840
24-hour Crisis Line: 1-425-746-1940 or 1-800-827-8840
Email: email@edvp.org
Website: www.edvp.org
Offers counseling and assistance to DV survivors and their children. Serves East King County.
Programs offered (from website):
24 hour Crisis Line
Individual and Group Counseling
Support Groups
Children & Teen Groups
Legal Advocates
Community Education
Information and Referrals
Emergency Shelter
Rental Assistance
Permanent and Transitional Housing Assistance

Valley Cities Counseling and Consultation
Phone: (253) 939-4055
E-mail access@valleycities.org
Website: www.valleycities.org
Cost: Accepts private insurance, Medicaid, Medicare, private pay, and offers a sliding fee scale depending upon availability.
Additional Information: Domestic violence counseling; family support; homelessness and housing services; other counseling services. Clients need to call and have a phone screening to set up intake appointment.

Locations:
Auburn
Administration and Comprehensive Services
2704 'I' Street Northeast
Auburn, WA 98002
Access: (253) 939-4055
Staff: (253) 833-7444
Fax: (253) 833-0480
TTY: (800) 833-6384
Hours: Monday 8:30am to 6:15pm, Tuesday-Thursday 8:30 am - 6:45 pm, Friday 8:30am- 5:00pm

Federal Way
Comprehensive Services/Youth and Family Services
33301 1st Way South, Suite C-115
Federal Way, WA 98003
Phone: (253) 661-6634
Hours: Monday 8:30 to 7:15; Tuesday 8:30 to 6:15; Wednesday 8:30 to 6:15; Thursday
8:30 to 6:15; Friday 8:30 to 5:15

Family Support Center at Laurelwood Gardens Apartments
29505 21st Ave. South #4
Federal Way, WA 98003
Phone: (253) 945-7108
Fax: (253) 839-4965

Kent
Comprehensive Services
325 West Gowe Street
Phone: (253) 236-0619
Kent, WA 98032
Hours: Monday-Thursday 8:30am-7:15pm and Friday 8:30 am-5:00 pm

Renton
923 Powell Ave SW, Suite 100
Renton, WA 98057
Phone: (425) 336-4100

Seattle
Homeless Families
655 S. Orcas Street - Suite 122
Seattle, WA 98108
Phone: (253) 632-0470

New Beginnings
P.O. Box 75125
Seattle, WA 98175-0125
24-hour Help Line: (206) 522-9472  
Website: www.newbegin.org
Administrative Office: (206) 783-4520  
Offers counseling and assistance to DV survivors and their children. Located in Seattle.

Wellspring Family Services (formerly Family Services)
Domestic Violence Intervention Program
Email: info@wellspringfs.org
Website: www.wellspringfs.org
Phone: (206) 826-3044
1900 Rainier Ave South
Seattle, WA 98144
Fax: (877) 903-0553
Hours:  Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm (administrative)
Cost: varies; does accept most insurance and Medicare, does not accept medical coupons
Location: Multiple offices. Call or visit website for locations (http://www.family-services.org/about_us/locations.php).
Programs offered: State Certified DV intervention programs. Chemical Dependency and Domestic Violence; Kids’ Club.
Additional Information: There are services for couples and families and individual counseling for children and adults. Programs include counseling; domestic violence victims’ services; family programs; homeless services; parenting services. Clients need to participate in a phone screening with therapist then set an appointment. After screening, the therapist may make referrals based upon client’s needs if appropriate.

 YWCA of South King County and Central Seattle
YWCA South King County Regional Center
1010 S 2nd Street
Renton, WA 98057
Phone: (425) 226-1266, #5
Email: www.ywcaworks.org
Advocacy and services for domestic violence victims, including emergency housing. Serves South King County.

YWCA
24-hour emergency shelter from domestic violence
Women (over 18) and children only (no boys over age 9)
Downtown Seattle location.
Phone: (206) 461-4882
Email: twalker@ywcaworks.org
Domestic violence victims’ advocacy, counseling, and support groups. It is a 45-day emergency shelter, during which time women are given assistance in finding permanent housing and other necessary services. They cannot accept boys over the age of 9 at the shelter.

For Non-English Speakers (all located in Seattle)
Asian Counseling and Referral Service (ACRS)
3639 Martin Luther King Jr. Way S.
Seattle, WA 98144
Phone: (206) 695-7600
Website: www.acrs.org
Cost: Accepts Medicaid, Basic Health, private pay and selected private insurances, including Group Health Molina and Regence and Blue Shields. For those who are not insured ACRS has a sliding-fee schedule.
Additional Information: Domestic and dating violence counseling. Support for current victims of DV. Minimum one-year state mandated group treatment, affordable individual counseling, referral to other needed services such as substance abuse treatment or mental health.

Bellevue office
1420 156th Ave NE Suite G (next to Crossroads Mall)
Bellevue, WA 98007

Chaya
P.O. Box 22291
Seattle, WA 98122
Helpline: (206) 325-0325
Toll-free: 1-877-92CHAYA
Email: chaya@chayaseattle.org
Website: www.chayaseattle.org
Advocacy, services, and community support for South Asian victims of domestic violence. Raises awareness within the Seattle South Asian community of the problem of domestic violence and how to prevent it and talk about it. Information available in Hindi, Punjabi, Telugu, Urdu, and other South Asian regional languages.

Chinese Information and Service Center
Main Offices
611 S Lane St.
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: (206) 624-5633
Fax: (206) 624-5634
Website: www.cisc-seattle.org
Counseling for domestic violence victims and their children.

Consejo Counseling and Referral Service
3808 S. Angeline St.
Seattle, WA. 98118
Phone: (206) 461-4880
Violence Hotline: (206) 753-7006
Fax: (206) 461-6989
E-mail:  hr@consejo-wa.org
Website:  www.consejo-wa.org
Hours: Monday – Thursday 8:00 am – 8:00 pm; Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Cost: Sliding scale and medical coupons are accepted.
Additional Information: Mental health counseling, legal advocacy, and referrals for Spanish speaking adults and children. To set up sessions, call and ask for intake. 

Korean Community Counseling Center
23830 Highway 99
Edmonds, WA 98026
Phone: (425) 697-5642
Domestic violence victim advocacy.

Refugee Women’s Alliance (REWA)
Main Office
4008 Martin Luther King Jr. Way South
Seattle, WA 98108
Phone: (206) 721-0243
Legal and community advocates who are bilingual in many languages. Assistance, education, advocacy, and community involvement for refugee and immigrant communities. Operates in King and Snohomish Counties.
Additional Information: Other offices in South King County, Kent, and Beacon Hill. Call or see website for locations.

 Domestic Violence program:
Phone: (206) 721-0243
PO Box 29112
Seattle, WA 98118
Support for victims of DV, sexual assault, and/or human trafficking. This includes support groups, counseling, connecting victims to legal and social services, and helping them take the next step to ensure their personal safety and well-being. REWA also works to raise community awareness of these issues. Assistance offered in many languages.
Special Populations
Abused Deaf Women Advocacy Services (ADWAS)
Local Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Line:
TTY: 1-888-236-1355 (available 24/7)
Video phone only for deaf callers: (206) 787-3224
Office phone: (206) 726-0093 TTY
Email: adwas@adwas.org
Website: www.adwas.org
Cost: FREE
Advocacy and counseling for Deaf, Deaf-Blind, or Hard of Hearing victims of domestic violence, sexual abuse, and stalking. Located in Seattle, serves King, Pierce, and Snohomish Counties.
Additional information: ADWAS also offers the Positive Deaf Parenting program. See website for class schedules. Transitional housing assistance also available.

Family and Youth Services, United Indians of All Tribes
3801 West Government Way
Seattle, WA 98199
Phone: (206) 285-4425
Email: info@unitedindians.org
Website: www.unitedindians.org  
Cost: No cost if clients qualify for Medicaid.
Additional Information: Every family and child it met from a respectful and supportive place. Your child's needs are assessed, and services are based on the individual needs of the family and children.
Domestic Violence survivors’ programs:
12-week domestic violence class for women 18 and over.
Call Lara at (206) 723-2825 for more information or email her at lcollis@unitedindians.org
Northwest Network
PO Box 18436
Seattle, WA 98118
Phone: (206) 568-7777
TTY: (206) 517-9670
Email: info@nwnetwork.org
Website: www.nwnetwork.org 
Serves bisexual, transgender, lesbian and gay survivors of domestic violence. All genders welcome. Assistance with protection orders, counseling, safety planning. Legal advocacy, group support, and counseling. Located in Seattle.

Youth Eastside Services (YES)
Phone: (425) 747-4937
Email: Info@youtheastsideservices.org
Website: www.youtheastsideservices.org
Hours: See individual location information. Additionally, some evening appointments are available.
Cost: Accepts insurance, Medicaid/medical coupons and offers a sliding fee scale that goes to zero.
Counseling for teen survivors of sexual abuse and domestic violence.
Additional Information: Services are for children only; parents are included in conjunction with the child’s therapy.
Bellevue Branch
999 164th Avenue NE
Bellevue, WA 98008
Phone: (425) 747-4937
Fax: (425) 957-0351
Hours: Monday – Thursday 9:00 am – 8:30 pm; Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Kirkland Branch
11829 97th Avenue NE
Kirkland, WA 98034
Phone: (425) 827-4937
Fax: (425) 827-7047
Hours: Monday – Thursday 2:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Redmond Branch
Family Resource Center
16225 NE 87th St.
Redmond, WA 98052
Phone: (425) 869-6036
Fax: (425) 869-6037
Hours: Tuesday – Thursday 2:00 pm – 8:30 pm

YES also has an office at other community centers:
Crossroads Community Center: (425) 641-6006
Firehouse Teen Center: (425) 556-2399
Kirkland Teen Center: (425) 822-3088
Ground Zero Teen Center: (425) 637-7927