1 in 4 women and 1 in 7 men experience domestic violence in their lifetime. YWCA of San Diego County empowers women, men, and children to overcome domestic violence and homelessness, and achieve self-sufficiency.
If you or someone you know needs help, call our 24-hour domestic violence hotline at 619.234.3164 or review resources online.
Becky’s House® Domestic Violence Programs
Fulfilling the multifaceted needs facing survivors in the community, our gender-inclusive Becky’s House Domestic Violence Programs encompass a 24-hour crisis hotline, emergency shelter, multiple transitional housing communities, legal support, and integrated services. In addition to safe housing, our specialized system of care helps clients recover from trauma, develop individualized plans to advance their life goals, obtain permanent housing, and achieve lasting independence.
After 40 years of highly effective domestic violence programs, we are now the largest provider of domestic violence services in San Diego County and one of the only resources for male adult victims. Our emergency shelter is also the only facility in the region that accepts clients at all hours of the day and night, allowing us to provide a critical lifeline to victims in crisis. Learn more.