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National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) or (TTY) 1-800-787-3224

Where to Find Help

Americans Overseas Domestic Violence Crisis Center
Phone: (866) 879-6636
Web: http://www.866uswomen.org
Email: crisis@866uswomen.org
Serves Americans experiencing domestic violence in foreign countries, including: long term case management, danger to safety relocation, legal consultations for parents seeking divorce and custody, payment of initial legal retainers, housing assistance, funds to help with emergency needs, and information and referral. International toll-free crisis line available 24 hours a day (excluding holidays) by first dialing your country’s AT&T USADirect Access Number (available at http://www.business.att.com/bt/access.jsp ), and at the prompt, entering 866-USWOMEN (866-879-6636). Advocates are also available by email or by live chat feature on website.

Department of Defense ("DoD") Safe Helpline
Hotline: 877-995-5247
Offers crisis support service for members of the DoD (military) community affected by sexual assault. It provides live, one-on-one advice, support, and information to the worldwide DoD community. The service is anonymous, secure, and available 24/7 – providing victims with the help they need, anytime, anywhere.

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender (GLBT) National Hotline
2261 Market Street
PMB # 296
San Francisco CA, 94114
Hotline: 1-888-THE-GLNH (1-888-843-4564)
Phone: Youth talkline: 1-800-246-7743
Phone: Administrative phone: 1-415-355-0003
Web: http://www.GLBTNationalHelpCenter.org
Email: info@glbtnationalhelpcenter.org
Dedicated to meeting the needs of the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (GLBT) community, and those questioning their sexual orientation or identity. Offers peer counseling on a variety of issues, including domestic violence within the GLBT community.

Love is Respect, National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline
Phone: 1-866-331-9474
Phone: TTY: 1-866-331-8453
Web: http://www.loveisrespect.org
loveisrespect.org and the National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline can be accessed by phone or the internet and offer real-time one-on-one support from trained Peer Advocates.

National Domestic Violence Hotline
PO Box 161810
Austin TX, 78716
Hotline: Hotline: 800 799-7233
Web: http://www.ndvh.org
Email: ndvh@ndvh.org
Open year-round, trained staff provide counseling and referral services to all, free of charge. The staff speaks English and Spanish, and translators are available for 129 other languages. They offer crisis intervention, referrals to domestic violence and other emergency shelters and programs, information and support, and can link callers to a nationwide database on domestic violence. They advise on shelters, advocacy and assistance, and social services programs.

Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network (RAINN)
2000 L Street NW
Suite 406
Washington DC, 20036
Hotline: (800) 656-HOPE
Phone: (202) 544-1034
Web: http://www.rainn.org
Email: info@RAINN.org
Provides information, help and resources throughout the country, and a helpline.

StrongHearts Native Helpline
Hotline: 1-844-762-8483
Web: http://www.strongheartshelpline.org
Advocates over the hotline can provide immediate support, personalized safety planning, crisis intervention, and referrals to Native-centered resources. Advocates are available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. CST

VictimConnect Resource Center (a program of NCVC)
2000 M Street NW
Suite 480
Washington DC, 20036
Hotline: Phone & Text Helpline: 1-855-4-VICTIM (1-855-484-2846)
Web: http://www.victimconnect.org (chat: chat.victimconnect.org)
The VictimConnect Resource Center is a place for victims of all crime to learn about their rights and options, confidentially and compassionately. VictimConnect can be accessed anywhere in the United States through a traditional telephone-based helpline and innovative text and online chat services Monday through Friday. Services are available in English and Spanish and interpreters for more than 200 languages can be accessed. Victim assistance specialists help people who reach out find appropriate national, local, or online resources. Additionally, victimconnect.org has information regarding types of crime, crime statistics, and maintains a searchable online directory for crime victim service providers.

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