OUR PROMISE: To respect, empower and inform.
OUR VISION: To end physical, sexual, emotional and economic abuse and to promote cultural systems that foster justice, equity and safety.
OUR MISSION: To support, identify options and advocate for those who have experienced domestic violence and serve as a catalyst for social change.
ABOUT US: Formed in 1974, WHBW has evolved into the largest service provider for battered women in Vermont. In addition to providing emergency shelter and housing advocacy, WHBW offers 24-hour hotline services, legal advocacy, programs for children and many educational outreach programs. We believe that all women and children have the right to live without fear of battering - sexual, physical, emotional, or financial.