Support Hotlines for Violence Against Women

Please make sure that you scroll to the bottom of the page as we have compiled Support Hotlines for state, national and international level also. We have more resources for victims and advocates to stop violence against women. Please check our State, Federal and International resource directory pages as well.

Texas Telephone Hotlines and Contact Resources

1-800-799-7233 | 1-800-787-3224 (TTY)

  • The Faith Community and Domestic Violence. English. | Download
  • The Faith Community and Domestic Violence. Spanish. | Download
  • Family Violence – Info & Resources: LGBT DV. English. | Download
  • Family Violence Stalking in Texas – A Tool for Advocates. English. | Download
  • Family Violence Stalking in Texas – A Tool for Law Enforcement Officers. English. | Download
  • Family Violence Stalking in Texas – Know Your Options. English. | Download
  • Family Violence Strangulation in Texas. English. | Download
  • A Guide to the Texas Criminal Legal System. English. | Download
  • Implementing Family Violence Offender Accountability in TX. English. |Download
  • Is He Really Going to Change This Time? English. | Download
  • Is He Really Going to Change This Time? Spanish. | Download
  • Limited English Proficiency: From Rights to Reality – for legal advocates. English. | Download
  • Limited English Proficiency: Rights to Reality. English. | Download
  • Limited English Proficiency: Rights to Reality. Spanish. | Download
  • Our Community, Everyone’s Responsibility – African-American Caucus. English. | Download
  • Personal Safety Plan. English. | Download
  • Personal Safety Plan. Spanish. | Download
  • Traveling Safely. English. | Download


  • Do You Know the Facts? English. | Download
  • Do You Know the Facts? Spanish. | Download
  • Abuse of Children – Power & Control Wheel. English. | Download
  • Children Coping with Family Violence – Power & Control Wheel. English. |Download
  • Coordinated Community Action Model – Power & Control Wheel. English. |Download
  • Esta Su Relacion Basada En la Iqualdad? – Power & Control Wheel. Spanish. |Download
  • Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Trans – Power & Control Wheel. English. |Download
  • Nurturing Children – Power & Control Wheel. English. | Download
  • Power and Control Wheel – Is Your Relationship Based on Equality? English. |Download
  • Power and Control Wheel for Immigrant Women. English. | Download

National Telephone Hotlines and Contact Resources

Family Violence Prevention Fund
383 Rhode Island Street, Suite 304
San Francisco, CA 94103-5133
Phone: 415-252-8900
FAX: 415-252-8991

Washington, DC Office 
1101 14th Street, NW #300 
Washington DC 11005 
Phone: 202-682-1212 
Fax: 202-682-4662

Boston Office 
67 Newbury Street, Mezzanine Level 
Boston, MA 02116 
Phone: 617-262-5900 

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Main Office:1120
Lincon Street
Suite 1603
Denver, CO 80203 
Phone: 303 839 1852
TTY: (303) 839-8459
Fax: (303) 831-9251

Public Policy Office
1633 Q Street NW, Suite 210 
Washington, DC 11009 
Phone: (202) 745-1211
TTY: (202) 745-2042
Fax: (202) 745-0088

National Battered Women's Law Project
275 7th Avenue, Suite 1206
New York, NY 10001
Phone: 212-741-9480
FAX: 212-741-6438

Safe Horizons
2 Lafayette Street, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10007
Crime Victims HOTLINE: 800-621-4673
Rape and Sexual Assult & Incest HOTLINE: 212-227-3000
TYY (for all HOTLINES) 866-604-5350 
Domestic Violence Shelter Tour
2 Lafayette Street 3rd Floor 
New York, NY 10007
Phone: 212-577-7700
Fax: 212-385-0331
24-hour hotline: 800-621-HOPE (4673)

National Resource Center on Domestic Violence
Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence
6400 Flank Drive, Suite 1300
Harrisburg, PA 17112
Phone: 800-537-2238
Fax: 717-545-9456

Legal Office:
Phone: 717-545-6400
TOLL FREE: 800-932-4632 
Fax: 717-671-5542

National Resourse Center on Domestic Violence 
Phone: 800-537-2238
TTY:888-Rx-ABUSE; 800- 595 -4889
Fax: 717-545-9456
Health Resource Center on Domestic Violence
Family Violence Prevention Fund
383 Rhode Island Street, Suite 304
San Francisco, CA 94103-5133
Phone: 800-313-1310
FAX: 415-252-8991
Battered Women's Justice Project
Minnesota Program Development, Inc 
1801 Nicollet Ave, Suite 102
Minneapolis, MN 55403 
Phone: 800-903-0111, ext.1 
Phone: 612-824-8768
Fax: 612-824-8965

Resource Center on Domestic Violence, Child Protection, and Custody
P.O. Box 8970
Reno, NV 89507
Office: 775-784-6012 
Phone: 800-527-3223
Fax: 775-784-6628
They are only a resource center for professionals and agencies.

Battered Women's Justice Project
c/o National Clearinghouse for the Defense of Battered Women
125 South 9th Street, Suite 302
Philadelphia, PA 19107
TOLL-FREE: 800-903-0111 ext. 3
Phone: 215-351-0010
FAX: 215-351-0779
National Clearinghouse is a national resource and advocacy center providing assistance to women defendants, their defense attorneys, and other members of their defense teams in an effort to insure justice for battered women charged with crimes.

National Clearinghouse on Marital and Date Rape
2325 Oak Street
Berkeley, CA 94708
Phone: 510-524-1582
Faith Trust Institute
(Formerly Center for the Prevention of Sexual and Domestic Violence) 
2400 N. 45th Street #10 
Seattle , WA 98103 
Phone: 206-634-1903, ext. 10 
Fax: 206-634-0115 
National Network to End Domestic Violence
1101 S Street NW, Suite 400 
Washington, DC 11009
Phone: 202-543-5566
HOTLINE:800-799-SAFE (7233)
TTY: 800-787-3224
FAX: 202-543-5626

Other Helpful Sites:

Womenspace National Network to End Violence Against Immigrant Women
1212 Stuyvesant Ave.
Trenton, NJ 08618
Phone: 609-394-0136
24 Hour Mercer County Hotline: 609-394-9000

Counselling&Support Services
1860 Brunswick Ave.
Lawrenceville, NJ 086448 
Phone: 609-394-2532

International Telephone Hot-lines and Contact Resources

Americans Overseas Domestic Violence Crisis Line
3300 N.W. 185th Street, Suite 133
Portland, OR 97229
Phone: (503) 203-1444
Toll-free: 1-866-USWOMEN (International Crisis Line)
Organization dedicated to assisting American women living overseas victimized by domestic violence. Outreach, safety planning, extensive support services, general info on domestic violence at website.

Arugaan ng Kalakasan
45 Maalalahanin St.
Teachers Village
Quezon City, Philippines
Phone: (02) 921-8013/928-7774 / (02)430-4227
E-mail :
Arugaan ng Kalakasan is a SEC–registered NGO providing services for battered women and mobilizing the community to action against domestic violence.
Service : Free face–to–face counseling by appointment
Schedule : Monday to Friday 8:00 – 5:00 PM


Canadian National Clearinghouse on Family Violence
Family Violence Prevention Unit
Public Health Agency of Canada
200 Eglantine Dr.
Ottawa, ON I9O 9D1
Phone: (613) 957-2938
TTY Toll-free: 1-800-561-5643
Toll-free: 1-800-267-1291
The NCFV is a national resource centre for all Canadians seeking information about violence within the family, including spouse/partner abuse, child abuse, and elder abuse.

Institute on Violence, Abuse and Trauma at Alliant International University
10065 Old Grove Rd.
San Diego, CA 92131
Phone: (858) 527-1860 x 4160

Muslim Women's Help Line
Unit 3, 1st Floor
GEC Estate, East Lane
Glasgow, UK
Phone: 0808 801 0301
Hotline for Muslim women and girls in the U.K. dealing with domestic violence, sexual abuse, and other problems.

National Domestic Violence Hotline (Canada)
Toll-free: 1-800-363-9010
All provinces. Bilingual (English & French).

National Organization of Battered Women's Shelters (Sweden)
ROKS, Hornsgatan 66
118 21 Stockholm, Sweden
Phone: 08-422 99 30

Nottelefon Zurich
Phone: 044 291 46 46
(Pages available in German, English, French, Spanish & Italian) Counseling by phone and in person, free referrals to doctors and legal advisors, for women dealing with sexual harassment or abuse, or exploitation by therapists, doctors, ministers, at work or home.


Provincial Association of Transition Houses of Saskatchewan (P.A.T.H.S.)
1940 McIntyre Street
Regina, SK S4P 2R3
Phone: (306) 522-3515
P.A.T.H.S. is a non–profit organization comprised of safe houses, shelters, transition and interval houses throughout Saskatchewan for women and children victimized by family violence. The Hot Peach Pages provide links to hotlines, shelters, legal and general info on family violence for Saskatchewan, and throughout Canada.

Scottish Women's Aid
2nd floor
132 Rose St.
Edinburgh EH2 3JD
United Kingdom
Phone: 0131 475 2372
24-hour helpline: 0800 027 1234
Support and information, referrals to refuges, counseling, and services for children.

Women Against Violence Europe (WAVE)
c/o Austrian Women's Shelter Network
Bacherplatz 10/ 4
1050 Vienna
Phone: 01-5482720
Refuges, hotlines, education, counseling throughout Europe.

Women's Aid Federation of England
P.O. Box 391
Bristol B599 7WS, England
Phone: 0117 944 4411
Freephone: 0808 2000 247

World-Wide List of Domestic Abuse Agencies
Global inventory of hotlines, shelters, refuges, crisis centres and women's organizations, searchable by country, plus index of domestic violence resources in over 70 languages.

Other Resources

World Health Organization information sources
International Center for Research on Women information sources
National Online Center on Violence Against Women Information sources
United Nations' Secretary-General Campaign to End Violence Against Women information
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