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Women Helping Battered Women (WHBW) has evolved into the largest service provider for domestic abuse victims in Vermont, serving Chittenden County.  We believe that all adults and children have the right to live without fear of abuse – sexual, physical, emotional, or financial.

No one deserves to be abused. There are places to get help. 

WHBW’s Hotline: 802-658-1996

TTY: 802-540-2992

Or call the statewide 1-800-ABUSE95 a toll free number from anywhere in Vermont to connect to the closest Vermont Network Against Domestic & Sexual Violence member agency.

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 9th Annual Run for Empowerment

June 18, 2016 at Burlington's Waterfront Park


Join us at the Run for Empowerment Event Page on Facebook

SHARE YOUR STORY: We are interested in hearing about your experiences of domestic abuse. You can share your story and experiences with us anonymously by clicking here.

You're invited to The Big Reveal when WHBW introduces its new name!

Thursday, June 23, 2016    6:00-8:00 pm

Dion Student Family Center, St. Michael's College, Colchester, VT
Click to RSVP  

News & Events

Volunteer Spotlight: Alicia

We interviewed one of our incredible volunteers, Alicia, about her involvement with Women Helping Battered Women: Q: Tell us a little about yourself! A: Hi there! I’m a student in my third-year here at the University of Vermont working on my Bachelor of Science in Nursing as well as a minor in Human Development and Family […]

Have you heard about #VTGives on June 7th?

#VTGives is an all day state-wide giving day to encourage Vermonters to give back to local non-profits! Women Helping Battered Women is excited to take part in the inaugural year of #VTGives. Common Good Vermont has helped to organize this great one-day event. Stay tuned to our Facebook & Twitter for updates on our fundraising goals and more! Prizes will be prizes awarded […]