Summer 2017 Schedule During Our Center's Renovations

Our historic home on Fair Street will be under-going some renovations over the summer. Our offices will be closed and unable to accept any walk-ins or appointments; however, we will continue to provide guided referrals over the phone. If you are in need of help and unsure where to turn, please call us Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm and someone will return your call.

If you are facing crisis and in need of immediate assistance, please call 211 or refer to our page of Emergency Phone Numbers.


Please click here for domestic violence and sexual assault 24/hour help.

Please click here for a various other resources in the area.

Safe Search

Are you a woman looking for a quiet place to make sensitive phone calls or search the internet for help or a job?

Safe Search provides women with a safe and quiet place to attend to needs such as calling counselors or lawyer, researching job openings, or revising and printing your resume.

Our Safe Search desk provides women access to:

  • Computer & Internet
  • Printer, Copier & Fax Machine
  • Phone
  • Locked storage to secure documents for future use
  • Referral book of local resources

Stop in during Safe Search hours and let us help you find the next steps. Trained staff and volunteers are available to assist you.

Women & Family Life Center extends a special thank-you to our Safe Search sponsors:

The Amity Club of New Haven
Branford Community Foundation
The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven: Women and Girls Fund
Guilford Foundation
The Madison Foundation, Inc.
Ramlose Foundation
Rotary International