Benxi
123 E. 96th St.
Tacoma, WA 98445
253.535.4202
888.508.2780
Domestic Violence Assistance
Stacia Vierra
Shelter Manager

KWA’s We are Family Home (WAFHome)


WAFHome is a safe and confidential shelter in Pierce County, committed to providing culturally sensitive and respectful services.

WAFHome is staffed 24-hours, 7 days a week, with advocates working on behalf of women and their children in domestic crisis.

Our emergency shelter is open for female-identified survivors (18+) and their minor children.

Contact WAFHome:

If you are in crises, call our 24/7 hotline immediately: 253-359-0470.

Bi-lingual Advocacy Services:

  • Crisis Intervention
  • Safety Planning
  • Domestic Violence Education
  • Legal and Immigration Advocacy
  • Housing Advocacy
  • Assistance with locating safe, long-term housing
  • Assistance with obtaining health insurance, welfare, and food stamps

Prevention Program:

  • Small group workshops promoting healthy relationships and conflict resolution
  • One-on-one advocacy-based counseling sessions
  • Community education presentations and resource tables