EAST LOS ANGELES
Need Assistance with domestic violence or sexual assault? Call below for resources, support, and care.
The East Los Angeles Women's Center (ELAWC) has been a trailblazer since its founding in 1976. ELAWC became the first bilingual English/Spanish language 24-hour rape and battering hotline for survivors of sexual assault in Southern California and has since been a reliable resource for survivors of both sexual and domestic violence throughout Los Angeles County.
Services Provided at The Wellness Center:
Counseling, Therapy, & Peer Support: ELAWC provides sexual assault and domestic violence services (such as crisis intervention, counseling, individual and group therapy, and resources and referrals). ELAWC also offers support groups for HIV+ women.
Healthy Families, Children, & Youth: ELAWC provides HIV/AIDS services (bilingual HIV prevention workshops for women), Teen Violence Prevention ("All my Relationships" Workshops) for young women & girls, male partners, parents, and youth leadership development).