Alternatives for Battered Women

P.O. Box 39601
Rochester, NY 14604
Phone: 585-232-7353 x224
Contact: Donation Assistant
Fax: 585-475-8801


Why ABW exists:
Mission:  To prevent domestic violence and ensure every survivor has access to the services and supports needed along the journey to a safe and empowered life.

The impact we want to have:
Vision:  A community free from domestic violence, where healthy relationships thrive.


Wish List

  • pajamas for women and children
  • office equipment and furniture: projectors, desks, chairs, bookshelves, etc.
  • school supplies
  • socks (new) for women and children
  • toys (new)
  • underwear (new) for women and children
  • women's slippers, women's flip-flops
    Please check our website ( for additional items. Call for drop-off location and hours.

Volunteers Needed

Please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at (585) 232-5200 x234.

Information reviewed by agency 9/24/14. (Agency description and Wish List updated.)