"You women are a precious gift to me. Your
faces are like a mirror reflecting myself, saying I believe in you.
You can make it. You do not deserve to live in fear and
violence." AWS former resident
"The staff helped me get strong internally, helped
me to move on. Before I left I had been job hunting
every day. After one month at the shelter I was able to get a
job - because I think I was a more positive person." AWS