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Week Without Violence

Week Without Violence is part of a YWCA National and global movement to end violence against women and girls. Not all violence is acknowledged or responded to equally. That’s why, for more than 20 years, YWCA has set aside one week in October as a Week Without Violence to build awareness of gender-based violence and foster change. Join us on the week of October 19-23, 2020 as we hold events, share information and stories, advocate, and more. Together, we can end gender based violence!

Following Governor Wolf’s directive, YWCA Greater Pittsburgh’s operations remain largely virtual.  As we adapt to our modified schedule, appointments are required.  Our Homewood-Brushton Early Child Development Center is now open, with special precautions in place to limit the spread of COVID-19. Click here to view our family welcome packet for more information. Please check our website frequently for service updates and to sign up to be a friend of the YWCA Greater Pittsburgh.  For a list of local resources, please follow this link.

If you are in need of immediate assistance, please contact United Way’s PA 2-1-1 Southwest by texting your zip code to 898-211, visiting pa211sw.org or by dialing 2-1-1.

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