Center for Safety and Empowerment - YWCA Northeast Kansas



Resource Type


The YWCA Center for Safety and Empowerment, formerly the YWCA Battered Women’s Task Force, provides FREE and CONFIDENTIAL services to victims of domestic and sexual violence, stalking, and human trafficking in Shawnee, Jackson, and Wabaunsee Counties in Kansas. We offer safety, support and prevention.

Contact Info

Toll-free 24-hour helpline: 1-888-822-2983



Topeka office location and hours:

225 SW 12th Street, Topeka, KS 66612

Daytime phone: 785-354-7927

You can also text “LOVEIS” to 22522

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Tuesdays: 10:30 am to 5:00 pm


Holton location and hours:

125 A West 4 Street, Holton, KS 66436

Daytime phone: 785-362-2222

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday:  8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Tuesdays: 11:30 am to 4:30 pm