WIN maintains a shelter for battered women and their children. It furnishes temporary
emergency housing to victims of family violence who are in danger and have no other resources.
Women In Need Works Towards:Breaking the generational cycle of family violence
Eliminating the incidences of family violence completely
Educating families broken apart by violence to live by non-violent means
WIN are here to partner
with you to live life without violence
How You Can Help
WIN encourages that if you suspect abuse please do not keep quiet.
Talk to the person in private and let him or her know you are concerned. Point out the things
you've noticed that make you worried. Let the person know you are there when he or she is ready to
Remember, abusers are skilled at controlling and manipulating their victims. People
who have been emotionally abused or battered are depressed, drained, scared, ashamed and confused. They
need help to get out, yet they have been isolated from their family and friends.
By recognizing the
signs, you can help them escape an abusive situation and begin healing.