Anti-Violence/Law/Prisons – Violence/Survivors

Feel free to use the Comments link below to submit additional resource info or edits to listings!

Victims of Violence and Crime- 412-482-3240
24 hour help line-412-392-8582 5916 Penn AvenuePittsburgh, PA 15206  information@cvvc.org  www.cvvc.org has extensive programs for victims of violence and crime. recently merged with the mediation center

Pittsburgh Mediation Center 412-365-0400×208 fax 412 365-0600
5916 Penn Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15206                                      http://www.pittsburgh-mediation.org/ The center merged with Center for Victims and has victim offender program for juveniles, restorative justice in schools program, conflict resolution/mediation training courses, community accountability panels, community mediation services

Womansplace “where silence ends and freedom begins”   24 hour hotline – 412-678-4616 The mission is to assist individuals exposed to relationship violence through preventative education and direct services. To become a volunteer call 412-678-4620 ext. 204 lmacdonald@womansplace.org shelter for  men or woman anyone going through domestic violence

Women’s Center and Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh
24-hour Hotline at 412-687-8005 or toll free, 877-338-TALK (8255) for help or more information. http://trfn.clpgh.org/womenscenter/412-687-8005  The organization offers a holistic approach to healing and much attention is paid to race, class, gender differences in experience. Provides 24 hour hotline, temporary shelter, ongoing individual counseling and support groups, advocacy and support services for women victims of domestic violence and their children. Our services are free and confidential. We also provide school and community education and professional training on the scope and dynamics of domestic violence.

Pennysylvania Coaltion Against Rape 1-800- 692- 7445 www.pcar.org 24 hour statewide referral line 888 772 PCAR 125 N.Enola Dr. Enola, PA 17025  Leadership, Advocacy, Action.

Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency Office of Victims’ Services(800) 692-7292—
3101 North Front Street Harrisburg, PA 17110

Victims Compensation Assistance Program Phone: (800) 233-2339

Crisis Center North  (412) 364-6728 or (412) 364-5556 Hotline

Domestic violence P.O. Box 101093 Pittsburgh, PA 15237-8093

Family Resources –Child Abuse (412) 363-1702 or (800) 927-6596 Hotline 141 South Highland Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15206

Pittsburgh Action Against Rape 412) 431-5665
81 South 19th Street Pittsburgh, PA 15203-1852

One Vision One Life 412-434-1287  Violence Prevention Initiative 1901-15 Center Ave Suite 302 Pgh, AP 15219  To reduce crime and violence by reaching out and providng opportunities for a better way of life.  Programs for ex-offenders

Tree of Hope  412-434-0404 or  Hotline 1-800-804-8410
Tree of Hope 13 Pride St. Professional Bldg. Suite One Pgh. Pa. 15219
Allegheny Center Alliance Church 250 East Ohio St. Pgh. Pa. 15212
hope@treeofhope.com – programs for victims of violence including mentor ship for kids who have lost a parent to violence

Gym of Future Champs – 412-758-1120 after school  boxing program for kids of all ages. “put down the guns, pick up the gloves”

CeaseFire PA Education Fund 215-923 3151 www.ceasefire.org – putting the brakes on PA’s illegal handgun market. Works to stop gun violence. Based in philly but is national organization.

One Hood – 412-537-1940 www.myspace.com/onehoodorg 0neHOOD@gmail.com “Putting the Neighbor back Into The Hood” Coalition of religious and community organizations working to end violence in Pittsburgh  Focus on Black youth, mentorships, workshops, etc.                                                                                                                                                     

The Black Political Empowerment Project (B-PEP) 412-758-7898.
c/o Hill House Association 1835 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
B_PEP2005@yahoo.com  http://www.brothaashproductions.com/BPEP.htm    

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: