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Domestic Violence Support and Information

Domestic Violence Support and Information

The National Domestic Violence Hotline

Hotline for people affected by domestic violence.

Services Offered

Hotline • Domestic Violence • Crisis Intervention • Information And Referral


For nearly 20 years, the National Domestic Violence Hotline has been the vital link to safety for women, men, children and families affected by domestic violence. With the help of dedicated advocates and staff, the hotline responds to calls 24/7, 365 days a year.

The hotline provides confidential, one-on-one support to each caller and chatter, offering crisis intervention, options for next steps and direct connection to sources for immediate safety. The hotline database holds over 5,000 agencies and resources in communities all across the country, and there are resources specifically for LGBTQ individuals. Bilingual advocates are on hand to speak with callers, and our Language Line offers translations in 170+ different languages.

The Hotline is also a source of help for concerned friends, family, co-workers and others seeking information and guidance on how to help someone they know.

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Translation available in 170 languages



  • This service is free


  • All genders welcome

How to Apply

Call the hotline 24/7 at 1-800-799-SAFE(7233).

Chat live online available 24/7; daily 12:00pm-6:00pm (Spanish) CST.