Community Resources

Below are resources available in the Lincoln, NE community for women including crisis services, shelters and medical care.

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YWCA of Lincoln

YWCA of Lincoln combines programming and advocacy in order to generate institutional change in three key areas: racial justice and civil rights, empowerment and economic advancement of women and girls, and health and safety of women and girls in the Lincoln community.

YWCA of Lincoln Website

Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood health centers provide a wide range of services — namely preventive care, including birth control, testing and treatment for sexually transmitted infections, and screenings for cervical and other cancers.

Planned Parenthood Website

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Community Crisis Centers and Services

Fresh Start Home

Fresh Start's mission is to empower women experiencing homelessness to change their lives by recognizing and using their strengths to overcome barriers to self-sufficiency. Fresh Start Home offers a safe, structured, alcohol- and drug-free environment for women invested in attaining self-sufficiency. Services are offered to women ages 19 years and older.

Fresh Start Website
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Friendship Home

Friendship Home helps survivors of domestic violence find physical and emotional safety. Offering possibilities to help change their lives when things are at their worst – to be hope they can feel. Through crisis services, emergency shelter, and transitional housing, Friendship Home helps survivors gain insight into their trauma and guides them to use their strengths to rebuild their lives.

Friendship Home Website
Friendship Home

Voices of Hope

Voices of Hope provides confidential 24/7 crisis intervention services to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and related forms of abuse; and raises awareness for prevention by offering training for professionals who work with individuals who have experienced the trauma of relationship violence or sexual abuse.

Voices of Hope Website
Voices of Hope