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24-hour domestic violence/sexual assault hotline
413.733.7100 (TTY/V)
800.796.8711 (TTY/V)
Llamanos Spanish-language sexual assault hotline
800.223.5001

In 2009, 14 women in Massachusetts were killed in an intimate relationship. In one 24-hour period in 2009, 2,018 victims were served by domestic violence programs in the state. The numbers don’t lie: domestic violence is a deadly problem that’s not going away. That’s why we’re here for you, 24 hours a day, every day, with our domestic violence hotline numbers. So you can get the help you and your children need, when you need it most, to move from being victims to survivors.

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EACH ACT OF SUPPORT HONORS THE VALUE OF WOMEN'S LIVES

However you contribute, your support benefits individual women and helps the YWCA serve our community.

The YWCA of Western Massachusetts makes it easy for you to make a donation, volunteer, host an intern through your business, or advocate on issues of gender and racial inequality.

About Our Agency

Your YWCA is leading the changes that improve women’s lives

Think you know the YWCA?

We might surprise you with our range of services and inspire you with the depth of our commitment to eliminating racism and empowering women.
We’ve helped meet the needs of Western Massachusetts for over 140 years. Today, we’re leading the change in the way our community responds to domestic violence and in the resources available to victims of discrimination. And more than ever, we’re changing women’s lives by helping them reach their fullest potential.

We invite you to know us better. Get involved.

24 HOUR
domestic violence/
sexual assault hotline
(413) 733 - 7100 (TTY/V)
(800) 796 - 8711 (TTY/V)
Llamanos
Spanish-language
(800) 223 - 5001
24 HOUR
domestic violence/
sexual assault hotline
Llamanos
Spanish-language

Employment

The YWCA of Western Massachusetts is looking to add to its staff of caring professionals. The current openings are listed below by program and location. Job listings are updated regularly, so please visit our site often for current employment opportunities. The YWCA offers excellent benefits, including health, dental, life, and disability insurance; generous time-off; and a retirement plan.

The YWCA of Western Massachusetts is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

**Increased Hourly Rates**

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Springfield
Domestic Violence Shelter Services
1076 - Cook_Every Saturday and Sunday_10 am to 6 pm (PT)

The Cook is responsible for cooking weekly dinner meal planning and preparation.  The Cook will consult with case managers regarding nutritional needs of residents to ensure health, nutritious meals are part of resident’s daily diets and incorporated into service planning.  In addition, the Cook will be responsible for the inventory and purchasing of food; teaching basic cooking skills to residents; and monitor and assist residents during dinner chores using appropriate modeling to teach independent living skills.

 $14.00 per hour

Springfield
Domestic Violence Shelter Services
1085 - Direct Service Advocate_Every Other Weekend_3 pm-11 pm (PT) 2 Positions

The Direct Service Advocate (DSA) is responsible for providing support, advocacy and role modeling to adult, teen and child program participants living in the YWCA’s residential programs. DSA’s are part of a team model working with peers, supervisors, clinicians and outside connections to best serve program participants. DSA’s support the agency mission and trauma informed service model in order to provide safe, consistent and quality services to vulnerable populations.

$14.00/hour

Holyoke
Teen Parenting Program
1080 - Direct Service Advocate_every other weekend_3 pm to 11 pm (PT)

The Direct Service Advocate (DSA) is responsible for providing support, advocacy and role modeling to adult, teen and child program participants living in the YWCA’s residential programs. DSA’s are part of a team model working with peers, supervisors, clinicians and outside connections to best serve program participants. DSA’s support the agency mission and trauma informed service model in order to provide safe, consistent and quality services to vulnerable populations.

$14.00 per hour

Holyoke
Teen Parenting Program
1081 - Direct Service Advocate_every other weekend_2pm-10pm (PT)

The Direct Service Advocate (DSA) is responsible for providing support, advocacy and role modeling to adult, teen and child program participants living in the YWCA’s residential programs. DSA’s are part of a team model working with peers, supervisors, clinicians and outside connections to best serve program participants. DSA’s support the agency mission and trauma informed service model in order to provide safe, consistent and quality services to vulnerable populations.

$14.00 per hour

Holyoke
Teen Parenting Program
1054 - Relief Direct Service Advocate_All Shifts

Direct Service Advocates (DSA) are responsible for the nurture and support teen mothers by using a milieu approach that is youth-guided, family-driven, strengths-based, trauma-informed and embraces a positive youth development framework.  DSA also and support the development of life skills, positive parenting and improved parent-child, as well as, collecting and entering daily information as it relates to outcome measurements.

$14.00 per hour

Springfield
Survivor Outreach and Advocacy Services
1078 - Relief Intake Worker_2nd Shift hours_3 pm to 11 pm

The Intake Worker is responsible for answering the 24-hour Intake Line for Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Services.  This position is also responsible for entering hotline statistics, intakes and other information into computer database. 

$16.00 per hour

Springfield
Survivor Outreach and Advocacy Services
1077 - Relief Intake Worker_3rd Shift hours_7 am - 3 pm (PT)

The Intake Worker is responsible for answering the 24-hour Intake Line for Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Services.  This position is also responsible for entering hotline statistics, intakes and other information into computer database. 

$16.00 per hour

Springfield
Domestic Violence Shelter Services
1083 - Relief Direct Service Advocate_7 am to 3 pm (PT)

The Direct Service Advocate (DSA) is responsible for providing support, advocacy and role modeling to adult, teen and child program participants living in the YWCA’s residential programs. DSA’s are part of a team model working with peers, supervisors, clinicians and outside connections to best serve program participants. DSA’s support the agency mission and trauma informed service model in order to provide safe, consistent and quality services to vulnerable populations.

$14.00 per hour

Springfield
Domestic Violence Shelter Services
1084 - Relief Direct Service Advocate_3 pm to 11 pm (PT)

The Direct Service Advocate (DSA) is responsible for providing support, advocacy and role modeling to adult, teen and child program participants living in the YWCA’s residential programs. DSA’s are part of a team model working with peers, supervisors, clinicians and outside connections to best serve program participants. DSA’s support the agency mission and trauma informed service model in order to provide safe, consistent and quality services to vulnerable populations.

$14.00 per hour

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