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Resources for Those Fleeing Domestic Violence

Shelter is just one of the community-based resources available to those who flee domestic violence. For information about other supports, please visit or call 2-1-1.

Emergency Shelter 

  • If you (an adult) /and your children need to leave an unsafe situation and have no place else to go, the following agencies will help you find safe shelter. Numbers answer 24 hours a day, every day.

Alle-Kiski HOPE Center, Tarentum
1-888-299-HOPE  Learn more 

Center for Victims/Womansplace Shelter Services, McKeesport
412-678-4616 Learn more 

Women’s Center and Shelter, Pittsburgh
412-687-8017 Learn more 

Salvation Army Family Caring Center, Pittsburgh
412-362-0891

Call 2-1-1 for shelters outside Allegheny County Learn more 

  • If you are a transgender adult and you need to leave your home due to an unsafe situation and have no place else to go, you can call

Bethlehem Haven
412-391-1348 Learn more 

Phones are answered Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Call 2-1-1 after hours.

  • If you are an adolescent or young adult (18 years or younger) and you need to leave your home due to an unsafe situation, call or visit

DHS CYF Intake Office
400 N. Lexington Street
Pittsburgh 15208
412-473-2000 

Phones are answered 24 hours a day, every day.