Women's Protective Services of Lubbock, Inc., or WPS, is a 501(C)(3) non-profit organization specializing in advocacy for women, men, and children who have experienced domestic violence. WPS has been serving Lubbock, TX and the surrounding communities since 1978.
The services provided at WPS are free and confidential. Services are available without regard to race, sex, handicap, national origin, color, religion, sexual orientation, or income.
Our purpose and objectives are to provide a safe environment, offer community education, prevention, rehabilitation of violent family members, encourage transition to self-sufficiency, and to advocate for the prevention and elimination of family violence.
This is but a brief glimpse into what we offer victims of family violence and members of our community on a daily basis.
- 24-Hour Crisis Hotline
- Shelter, Food, Clothing, and Transportation
- Individual and Group Therapy
- Support Groups
- Parent Education
- Children's Programs
- Assistance in Obtaining Legal Services
- Assistance in Obtaining Social Services
- Court Accompaniment
- Welfare to Work/Job Readiness Program
- Community Education
WPS also provides a 25-week Batterers Intervention and Prevention Program.
Counties served by WPS include the following: