Help for Battered Women

Shelter Services

Domestic Violence is a Crime

We Provide 

Support & Hope

Our 24-hour hotline is available to help you 365 days a year

1-​800-495-8078

 

Hotline advocates are available for victims and anyone calling on their behalf to provide crisis intervention and safety planning. If you need a safe place, call the KCWS Hotline: 1-​800-495-8078

If you are in immediate danger, CALL 911

Help is free and confidential. 

The National Domestic Violence Hotline is also available
​at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

Services We Provide Women & Their Children

All Services are FREE & CONFIDENTIAL

KCWS offers FREE counseling to victims of domestic violence and their children.

Kendall County Women's Shelter offers a variety of services and resources to assist victims of domestic violence and their children to live a life free from violence. 

 

Residential and non-residential services include:

  • Emergency Shelter

  • On-site Pet Shelter

  • 24-hour HOT line

  • Group Counseling

  • Life Skills Classes

  • Case Management

  • Individual Counseling

  • Legal Advocacy

  • Food and Nutrition

  • Support Groups

 
Battered Women's Shelter

Need Counseling but Not Shelter?

If you have ever experienced domestic violence, you qualify for our non-residential services. Free and Confidential counseling services are available to all victims of family violence and their children. Please fill out the form below to reach out to our Clinical Director.