Hotlines

If you are in immediate danger, please call 911.

 
National 24-Hour Hotlines:
National Domestic Violence Hotline: (800) 799-SAFE or (800) 799-7233 or (800) 787-3224 TDD
National Child Abuse Hotline: (800) 4A-CHILD or 1 (800) 422-4453
National Elder Abuse Hotline: (800) 252-8966

 
California 24-Hour Hotlines:
Berkeley- (510) 547-4663 (a shelter)
Bilingual Teen Hotline- (877) 923-0700
East Bay Area- (510) 794-6055
L.A. County- (800) 978-3600
Orange County-  (949) 498-1511
San Diego- (800) 479-3339
San Francisco- (877) 503-1850 (adults)
San Luis Obispo- (805) 549-8989 or (800) 549-8989
San Mateo- (650) 312-8515
 

Alabama

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(800) 650-6522

Alaska

Abused Women’s Aid in Crisis

(907) 279-9581

Arizona

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(602) 279-2900 or (800) 782-6400 or (602) 279-7270 TTY

Arkansas

Elder Abuse

(800) 332-4443

Arkansas

Teen Dating Abuse Hotline

9866) 331-9474

Arkansas

Adult Protective Services

(800) 482-8049

California

SEE LIST ABOVE

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Colorado

Women in Crisis

(303) 772-4422

Connecticut

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(888) 774-2900 or

Delaware

Abriendo Puertas Bilingual Hotline

(302) 745-9874

DC

My Sister's Place

(202) 529-5991

Florida

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(800) 500-1119 or (800) 621-4202 TTY

Georgia

Department of Human Services Certified Shelters

(800) 334-2836

Guam

24 Hour Hotline

(671) 647-8833

Hawaii (East)

Hale ‘Ohana Shelter

(808) 959-8864

Idaho

Women's and Children's Alliance

(208) 343.7025

Illinois

Violence Prevention Center

(800) 924-0096

Indiana

The Center for Women and Families

(877) 803-7577

Iowa

Children and Families

(800) 942-0333

Kansas

Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence

(888) 363-2287

Kentucky

Bluegrass Domestic Violence Program

(800) 544-2022

Louisiana

Department of Children and Family Services

(888) 411-1333

Maine

Domestic Violence 24-Hour Hotline

(800) 799-7233 or (800) 787-3224 TTY

Maryland

Life Crisis Center

(410) 749-4357

Massachusetts

Independence House

(800) 4396507

Michigan

Family Violence Prevention

(800) 996-6228

Minnesota

Domestic Abuse Project

(866) 223-1111

Mississippi

Coalition Against Domestic Violence (Normal Hours: M-F, 8 am to 5 pm)

(800) 898-3234 or (800) 799-7233 After Hours

Missouri

Bridgeway Women's Center

(636) 946-6854

Montana

Domestic Violence Shelter and Network

(405) 222-8154

Nebraska

Voices of Hope

(402) 475-7273

Nevada

The Shade Tree Shelter

(702) 385-0072

New Hampshire

Voices Against Violence

(603) 536-1659

New Jersey

Shelter Our Sisters

(201) 944-9600

New Mexico

S.A.F.E. House

(800) 773-3645

New York

Equinox Domestic Violence Services

(518) 432-7865

North Carolina

Safe and Healthy Families

(336) 273-7273

North Dakota

Abused Adult Resource Center

(866) 341-7009

Ohio

Domestic Violence Center

(216) 391-4357

Oklahoma

Day Spring Villa

(918) 245-4075

Oregon

Women's Crisis Line

(503) 235-5333

Pennsylvania

SafeNet

(814) 454-8161

Rhode Island

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

800-494-8100

South Carolina

My Sister's House

(800) 273-467

South Dakota

W.E.A.V.E

(800) 424-3574

Tennessee

YMCA

(901) 725-427

Texas

SafePlace

(512) 267-7233

Utah

Peace House Women's Shelter

(435) 647-9161

Vermont

Battered Women's Services

(802) 233-0855

Virginia

Safe Harbor

(804) 287-7877

Washington

New Beginnings

(206) 522-9472

West Virginia

HOPE INC.

(304) 367-1100

Wisconsin

Dane County Advocates for Battered Women

(608) 251-4445

Wyoming

C.A.R.E.S

(307) 548-2333

 
 
To Find Out More About Domestic Violence and How You Can Receive Services or Help In Your State:
 

State

Name

Phone Number

Alabama

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(334) 832-4842

Alaska

Network on Domestic and Sexual Violence

(907) 586-3650

Arizona

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(602) 279-2900 or (800) 782-6400 or (602) 279-7270 TTY

Arkansas

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(501) 907-5612 or (800) 269-4668

California

Partnership to End Domestic Violence

(916) 444-7163 or (800) 524-4765

Colorado

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(303) 831-9632 or (888) 788-7091

Connecticut

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

 (860) 282-7899 or (800) 281-1481

Delaware

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(800) 701-0456 or (302) 658-2958

DC

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(202) 299-1181

Florida

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(850) 425-2749 or (800) 500-1119 or (850) 621-4202 TDD

Georgia

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(404) 209-0280

Guam

Coalition Against Sexual Assault and FV

(671) 479-2277

Hawaii

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(808) 832-9316

Idaho

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(208) 384-0419 or (888) 293-6118

Illinois

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(217) 789-2830

Indiana

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(317) 917-3685 or (800) 332-7385

Iowa

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(515) 244-8028 or (800) 942-0333

Kansas

Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence

(785) 232-9784

Kentucky

Domestic Violence Association

(502) 209-5381

Louisiana

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(225) 752-1296

Maine

Coalition to End Domestic Violence

(207) 941-1194

Maryland

Network Against Domestic Violence

(301) 352-4574 or (800) 634-3577

Massachusetts

Jane Doe, Inc./Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence

(617) 248-0922 or (617) 263-2200 TTD/TTY

Michigan

Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

(517) 347-7000 or (517) 381-8470 TTY

Minnesota

Coalition for Battered Women

(651) 646-6177 or (800) 289-6177

Mississippi

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(601) 981-9196

Missouri

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(573) 634-4161

Montana

Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

(406) 443-7794 or (888) 404-7794

Nebraska

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalition

(402) 476-6256 or (877) 215-0167 Spanish

Nevada

Network Against Domestic Violence

(775) 828-1115 or (800) 500-1556

New Hampshire

Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

(603) 224-8893 or (866) 644-3574

New Jersey

Coalition for Battered Women

(609) 584-8107 or (800) 572-7233

New Mexico

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(505) 246-9240 or (800) 773-3645

New York

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(518) 482-5464 or (800) 942-6906 or (800) 942-6908 Spanish

North Carolina

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(919) 956-9124 or (888) 232-9124

North Dakota

Council on Abused Women’s Services

(701) 255-6240 or (888) 255-6240

Ohio

Domestic Violence Network

614-781-9651 or 800-934-9840

Oklahoma

Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

(405) 524-0700

Oregon

Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

(503) 230-1951

Pennsylvania

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(717) 545-6400 or (800) 932-4632

Rhode Island

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(401) 467-9940 or (800) 494-8100

South Carolina

Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

(803) 256-2900 or (800) 260-9293

South Dakota

Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

(605) 945-0869 or (800) 572-9196

Tennessee

Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

(615) 386-9406 or (800) 289-9018

Texas

Council on Family Violence

(512) 794-1133 or (800) 525-1978

Utah

Domestic Violence Council

(801) 521-5544

Vermont

Network Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

(802) 223-1302

Virginia

Virginians Against Domestic Violence

(757) 221-0990 or (800) 838-8238

Virginia

Women’s Coalition of St. Croix

(340) 773-9272

Washington

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(360) 586-1022

West Virginia

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(304) 965-3552

Wisconsin

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(608) 255-0539

Wyoming

Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

(307) 755-5481 or (800) 990-3877

 
To Find Out More About Domestic Violence and How You Can Receive Services or Help In Your State:

State

Name

Phone Number

Alabama

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(334) 832-4842

Alaska

Network on Domestic and Sexual Violence

(907) 586-3650

Arizona

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(602) 279-2900 or (800) 782-6400 or (602) 279-7270 TTY

Arkansas

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(501) 907-5612 or (800) 269-4668

California

Partnership to End Domestic Violence

(916) 444-7163 or (800) 524-4765

Colorado

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(303) 831-9632 or (888) 788-7091

Connecticut

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

 (860) 282-7899 or (800) 281-1481

Delaware

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(800) 701-0456 or (302) 658-2958

DC

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(202) 299-1181

Florida

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(850) 425-2749 or (800) 500-1119 or (850) 621-4202 TDD

Georgia

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(404) 209-0280

Guam

Coalition Against Sexual Assault and FV

(671) 479-2277

Hawaii

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(808) 832-9316

Idaho

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(208) 384-0419 or (888) 293-6118

Illinois

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(217) 789-2830

Indiana

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(317) 917-3685 or (800) 332-7385

Iowa

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(515) 244-8028 or (800) 942-0333

Kansas

Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence

(785) 232-9784

Kentucky

Domestic Violence Association

(502) 209-5381

Louisiana

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(225) 752-1296

Maine

Coalition to End Domestic Violence

(207) 941-1194

Maryland

Network Against Domestic Violence

(301) 352-4574 or (800) 634-3577

Massachusetts

Jane Doe, Inc./Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence

(617) 248-0922 or (617) 263-2200 TTD/TTY

Michigan

Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

(517) 347-7000 or (517) 381-8470 TTY

Minnesota

Coalition for Battered Women

(651) 646-6177 or (800) 289-6177

Mississippi

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(601) 981-9196

Missouri

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(573) 634-4161

Montana

Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

(406) 443-7794 or (888) 404-7794

Nebraska

Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalition

(402) 476-6256 or (877) 215-0167 Spanish

Nevada

Network Against Domestic Violence

(775) 828-1115 or (800) 500-1556

New Hampshire

Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

(603) 224-8893 or (866) 644-3574

New Jersey

Coalition for Battered Women

(609) 584-8107 or (800) 572-7233

New Mexico

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(505) 246-9240 or (800) 773-3645

New York

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(518) 482-5464 or (800) 942-6906 or (800) 942-6908 Spanish

North Carolina

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(919) 956-9124 or (888) 232-9124

North Dakota

Council on Abused Women’s Services

(701) 255-6240 or (888) 255-6240

Ohio

Domestic Violence Network

614-781-9651 or 800-934-9840

Oklahoma

Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

(405) 524-0700

Oregon

Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

(503) 230-1951

Pennsylvania

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(717) 545-6400 or (800) 932-4632

Rhode Island

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(401) 467-9940 or (800) 494-8100

South Carolina

Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

(803) 256-2900 or (800) 260-9293

South Dakota

Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

(605) 945-0869 or (800) 572-9196

Tennessee

Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

(615) 386-9406 or (800) 289-9018

Texas

Council on Family Violence

(512) 794-1133 or (800) 525-1978

Utah

Domestic Violence Council

(801) 521-5544

Vermont

Network Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

(802) 223-1302

Virginia

Virginians Against Domestic Violence

(757) 221-0990 or (800) 838-8238

Virginia

Women’s Coalition of St. Croix

(340) 773-9272

Washington

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(360) 586-1022

West Virginia

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(304) 965-3552

Wisconsin

Coalition Against Domestic Violence

(608) 255-0539

Wyoming

Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

(307) 755-5481 or (800) 990-3877

 
Other:
 

Rape and Abuse Hotlines & Websites
Important Phone Numbers
1-561-659-6900
 
 
Helpline, USA. A 24 hour nationwide assistance helpline for victims of any victimization.
 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)
 
 
RAINN: Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network. Similar to Helpline, USA and also offers 24 hour assistance.
 212-577-7777
 
 
1) Safe Horizon
Offers situational advice not only for rape but also for people who are being abused, have been mugged, or were assaulted in any way. Offers lots or help (especially in New York area) and has links to other useful sites.
www.safehorizon.org/
 
 
2) The Helpline, USA
 A nonprofit organization gives advice on what to do after the assault, statistics, and a 24 hour nationwide helpline number. 1-561-659-6900
www.thehelpline.net/abused.html
 
 
3) California Coalition Against Sexual Assault 
Offers places to seek help in California, what to do if you have been assaulted, campus programs, and ways to get involved to stop sexual assaults.
www.calcasa.org
 
 
4) Assault and Rape Victims Support 
Provides some information and a what to do guide if you have been sexually assaulted. Drawback; it focuses mainly on Michigan law and practices; advice is more common sense than factual advice.

www.portup.com/~mseel/rape.html

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