Our Cause

The YWCA Resolve Family Abuse Program offers 24/7 shelter, a crisis hotline and emergency intervention for victims of domestic violence. YWCA Resolve provides services for the entire family in Kanawha, Clay and Boone counties.

YWCA Resolve also offers case management, court advocacy, counseling, support groups, safety planning, monitored parent-child visitation/exchange, parenting sessions, and programs for children, teen dating safety. Licensed by the West Virginia Family Protection Services


Board, the program’s mission is to eliminate domestic violence through leadership, education, empowerment and community collaboration.


Last year alone, YWCA Resolve served 2,022 individuals, provided 6,831 shelter nights to 232 victims and their children, provided 7,942 hours of case management, advocacy, counseling and support groups, staffed a 24/7 crisis line with trained DV advocates, and provided a host of other services.

contact us

Emergency Shelter & 24-Hour Crisis Line

Toll Free: 1.800.681.8663

Emergency Shelter & 24-Hour Crisis Line

Local: 304.340.3549

24/7 Emergency Chat

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Court Advocacy


Counseling & Support Group


Teen Dating Violence Prevention


Monitored Visitation & Exchange Center

Weekends: 304.414.0016

Monitored Visitation & Exchange Center

Weekdays: 304.610.9118

Boone County Outreach Center


Clay County Outreach Center