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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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Vermont Lake Monsters FundraiserLake monsters logo
 June 30 at 7:05pm

Half the ticket sales in MAY purchased through this link will be donated to WHBW!

Run-For-Empowerment-FinalJoin us for our 8th Annual Run for Empowerment

Saturday, June 20, 2015 ⋅ Burlington Waterfront Park

News & Events

June 2015 New Advocate and Volunteer Training

The next 20 hour training session for new WHBW Advocates and Volunteers will be held in June! The session will be held the evening of Thursday, June 4 and all day on Saturday, June 6 and Sunday, June 7. More information coming soon. Please contact Caley Holden, Volunteer Coordinator, at (802) 658-1996 if you have […]

WHBW Peer Advocacy Program Encourages Teen Involvement

The Peer Advocacy Program at WHBW is comprised of trained and qualified high school students that serve as a liaison between their high school and WHBW. The Peer Advocacy Program is twofold, and Peer Advocates’ duties include education and outreach and emotional support to their peers. Peer Advocates work with the Educator and Youth Advocate to […]