If you are in crisis, call our 24-hour/7-day hotline immediately: 253-359-0470

The KWA Domestic Violence Assistance program provides services to any and all survivors, regardless of gender, age, race/ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, or other cultural identities. Supportive services are provided at a separate location from the confidential shelter. Please call the 24-hour hotline for further details.

We provide services not only for those who face immediate partner violence but other crimes such as financial exploitation, scamming, voice phishing, fraud, hate crime, discrimination, and others.  

We provide Bilingual 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
  • Elder abuse advocacy

The “We Are Family (WAF) Home”

Domestic Violence Shelter Program provides a safe, confidential space for families healing from domestic violence and responds to crisis calls on the 24-hour hotline which includes crisis intervention, safety planning, connections to community resources, and screening callers for shelter space.

Rapid Rehousing Service
Coordinated Entry Hotline Number: 253-389-2002

This program provides support services to those DV survivors who face housing issues to ensure they keep their permanent housing. For those who qualify, KWA provides financial support to pay for the rental, move-in cost, and other support items. Our hotline is available during normal business hours: Monday-Friday, 9:30am-3:30pm: 253-389-2002.

Our Prevention Program Provides:

  • Small group workshops promoting healthy relationships and conflict resolution
  • Community education presentations and resource tables