Women Shelter of Long Beach WSLB
PO Box 17098
Long Beach, CA 90807
Class of Housing/Services: Domestic violence shelter for women.
WomenShelter of Long Beach is here to help. All of our services are free and confidential.
If you need emergency shelter, please call our 24-Hour confidential hotline at 562-437-4663 (562-437-HOME) to speak to one of our trained domestic violence advocates. Advocates are standing by ready to provide you with help, support, safety planning, and resources. Call the Domestic Violence Resource Center at 562-437-7233 if you are in need of counseling, referrals, and help to leave an abusive relationship, or if you have already escaped.
All WSLB services are inclusive: all victims of domestic violence, including women, men, teens, children, and individuals in same-sex relationships are welcome at WSLB.
Services are provided in English and Spanish.
24-Hour Domestic Violence Hotline
Trained domestic violence counselor advocates are prepared to answer calls from anyone who is experiencing domestic violence or dating violence. Operators provide support, assistance and emergency referral services.
WSLB’s Emergency Shelter offers safe housing for 30 to 45 days to victims of domestic violence and their children. At Shelter, clients are provided with supportive services such as case management, therapy, peer-counseling, legal and healthy advocacy, housing assistance, support groups, life-skills building, parenting education, and much more. All services are provided to help those whose lives have been affected by violence transition back into the community.
Domestic Violence Resource Center (DVRC)
If you are a victim of domestic violence or dating abuse, or believe that you might be experiencing some form of intimate partner violence, you can stop by Monday through Friday (8:30am to 5pm) to meet with one of our specially trained domestic violence counselor advocates. Our advocates are prepared to offer client centered supportive services, crisis management, resources, and referrals.
If you are not in need of shelter services, but require other nonresidential support you may enroll for free, confidential services offered through WSLB’s DVRC client center. Here, enrolled clients are offered intensive case management, support groups, peer-counseling, therapy, domestic violence education, legal and health advocacy, family services, life-skills building, parenting education, special self-esteem building workshops, and more.
How To Volunteer at Women Shelter of Long Beach WSLB:
Be a volunteer. Call Women Shelter of Long Beach WSLB at (562) 437-7233 for current volunteer work opportunities.
As A General Note About ShelterListings.org Listings:
ShelterListings.org does our best to provide listings that are free of cost. Many of the homeless shelters and services are free of charge. Some do charge small fees. We always urge the users of our website to visit the websites of the providers listed, OR give them a phone call to find out complete details.
In furtherance; Halfway Houses, Transitional Housing, and Substance Abuse Treatment Centers for the most part charge a fee. Most of the substance abuse resources we provide are low cost, Medicaid or sliding scale fee. We provide as much information as possible on the website of these locations.
Rooming and Boarding Houses do charge fees. We list them where we find them. They are a nice low cost option for housing.
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