Violence Intervention and Prevention Services

24-Hour Hotline 1-800-654-1211

Former CEO, Tina L. Nixon and VIP Department staff receiving the 2012 Governor's Pathfinder Award. The award is the most prestigious award that Pennsylvania gives to a victim service professional or program.  It is presented to those who have made notable contributions to the community served, or for services provided to victims of crime.

Volunteer Training

The YWCA Greater Harrisburg is now accepting applications for Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Volunteer Victim Advocate Training

Individuals interested in volunteering with victims of domestic violence or sexual assault should download and complete the Violence Intervention and Prevention services volunteer application. For more information, contact Amanda Owens at or 717-238-7273 x3022.

Adult Survivors Support Group

Click here for information on our women's, men's and significant others' survivor groups.

Walk-ins welcome. No registration required. Call 717-238-7273 for location.

Related Resources

Prom Night: An educational theatre program about relationship violence. Download Prom Night brochure

Teen Dating Violence: Visit the Love is Respect website.


Rhonda Hendrickson
Director of Violence Intervention and Prevention Services
YWCA Greater Harrisburg
1101 Market Street
Harrisburg, PA 17103
Phone: (717) 724-2252
Fax: 717-234-1779

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