Our specially trained crisis counselors are available to speak with you any day of the week and any time of day.

Temporary Relocation Information

Effective 3/24/2014

The Center for Women and Families has temporarily relocated services from our 927 S. 2nd Street facility in order to complete substantial renovations to the building.   All of our services remain available.  There is no change in agency phone or email contact information.  Interim questions about services will be answered on our crisis line.  If you need assistance call our 24 Hour Crisis & Information Line: 502-581-7222.

Center Service

Relocation Information

24 Hour Crisis Line &

Response Teams

Services operating without interruption.
24 Hour Crisis & Information Line 502-581-7222.

Emergency Shelter

Service is available at undisclosed locations. Call the 24 Hour Crisis & Information Line 502-581-7222 with questions or to request assistance.

Walk In Services

All services are available please call the 24 Hour Crisis & Information Line 502-581-7222 to make arrangements for services as there is no alternate physical location for walk-in services.

*Ride-to-Safety with TARC is still in effect. Request “I need a ride to safety” on any TARC bus and they will drive you to a safe location and notify The Center.

SANE Clinic

Access to trained sexual assault nurse examiners and advocates will not change. However the available location will now be at University of Louisville Hospital ER. Victims will be able to bypass the ER waiting area. The exams and associated treatments will continue to be offered free of charge. As always victims are not required to involve law enforcement.

Advocacy & Support
(Counseling & Therapy)

Economic Success
Legal Justice
Prevention Education
(Green Dot & PACT in Action)

All services are available and operating at alternate locations. Contact advocates, educators and counselors for additional information at their regular number or email. If you do not have contact information call the 24 Hour Crisis & Information Line 502-581-7222 for specific questions or location information.

Southern Indiana Location

All services as usual.

Transitional Housing

No change in service. Operating at alternate location. Contact staff by phone or call the 24 Hour Crisis & Information Line 502-581-7222 for specific questions or location information.

Executive Staff
Human Resources

Alternate Location: 4743 Poplar Level Rd.
All staff member can be reached via their direct office line or email.


Volunteer opportunities are available. The hospital advocate program continues uninterrupted. Kitchen volunteer opportunities will not be available during this time. New volunteer training for March 2014 has been postponed. Those interested in volunteering email volunteer@cwfempower.org to be contacted with further information.


Monetary donations can be made by clicking donate now or by mail: P.O. Box 2048, Louisville, KY 40201

As always gently used items can be donated to any area Goodwill to benefit The Center for Women and Families.  Request your donation credit goes towards The Center for Women and Families at drop off.  Visit www.goodwill.com for a complete listing of Kentuckiana locations.

Contact Mary Dorrell: Mary.dorrell@cwfempower.org or 502-581-7209 for further information.