Valley Women's Resource Center, Inc. (VWRC) is a private nonprofit corporation established by a group of women in 1979 to respond to the needs of women, children and families in the Matansuka-Susitna Borough. The agency began with and continues to provide services to battered women and victims of sexual assault. The mission of the VWRC is to "provide safety, service information and referrals to promote personal power and improve the quality of life for women and children." VWRC has a safe shelter and six other programs dedicated to helping women lead fulfilling, violence-free lives. The agency now meets the needs of the entire family with the services provided. VWRC continues to grow with the help of dedicated members, volunteers, staff, and the support of community groups and businesses. Membership is available to all persons regardless of gender, age, race ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion or geographic area.
Type: non profit