Domestic Violence Support Services

Domestic Violence Project

Mission Statement

The Women’s Center of Montgomery County is a volunteer, community organization with a primary focus on freedom from domestic violence and other forms of abuse. Our programs, policies and procedures reflect our strong commitment to empowering women.

Services Provided Include:
  • 24-hour toll-free hotline 1-800-773-2424
  • Assistance filing Protection from Abuse Orders onsite at courthouse
  • Court accompaniment to PFA, district court, preliminary hearings
  • Legal advocacy and options counseling
  • Assistance with Crime Victim Compensation and restitutions filings
  • Assistance with SAVIN registration
  • Court orientation and instruction for victims on legal procedures
  • Individualized and Support Groups counseling
  • Emergency cash assistance for victims escaping an abuser
  • Assistance locating emergency shelter, affordable and/or temporary housing
  • Information and referral for crisis callers
  • Advocates to intervene on a victim’s behalf with employer or creditor
  •  Professional trainings and technical support for Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice personnel
  • Professional trainings and technical support for Healthcare Providers
  • Prevention education in schools, workplaces and community settings
  • Systems advocacy at a local and state level for the rights of domestic violence
  • Assistance to victims with immigration issues related to their victimization