Newtown Youth and Family Services

Domestic Violence

The Women's Center of Greater Danbury

The Women's Center Staff is working remotely and here to help you!
For more information, please contact our headquarters at 203-731-5200 or womenscenter@wcogd.org.

Crisis counseling, individual counseling and resources are available Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., by phone (203-731-5200) and email womenscenter@wcogd.org 

The 24/7 crisis hotlines remain fully operational and staffed:

  • Domestic Violence Hotline: 203-731-5206;
  • Sexual Assault Hotline: 203-731-5204.

Court Advocates are providing legal advocacy Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., by phone (voicemail: 203-207-8701) and email courtadvocate@wcogd.org

Campus Advocates are also working remotely via phone (203-837-3939) and email sydney.t@wcogd.org or cara.m@wcogd.org

Our residential facility remains open and staffed to support those fleeing from violence in their homes.

Ongoing Support Groups are meeting virtually. Call our Group Information Line: 203-731-5200, ext. 258.

Virtual Support Groups

SOAR
A weekly support group for adult female victims of domestic violence or intimate partner abuse Tuesdays, 6:30-8:00 p.m.

VOICES OF COURAGE
A weekly support group for adult male survivors of sexual assault Mondays, 6:30-8:00 p.m.

THRIVE
A weekly support group for women focusing on current relationship issues or past trauma Mondays, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and Tuesdays, 4:00-5:30 p.m.

BREAKING THE SILENCE
A weekly support group for adult female survivors of sexual assault Mondays, 5:00-6:30 p.m.

MOVING FORWARD
A monthly support group to discuss moving forward from divorce 1st Wednesday of each month, 6:30-8:00 p.m.