The BWF provides long-term assistance to women attempting to break the cycle of abuse and hopelessness. In addition to the expected services such as counseling, emergency food and clothing, the BWF offers a vital and unique two-year program designed to heal all areas of a client’s life. Clients receive referrals for education, child-care, transportation, job search skills, food and clothing, medical care and, most importantly, rebuilding their self-esteem and giving them hope.