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LGBTQ Violence Resource Line

LGBTQ Violence Resource Line

Center on Halsted

Information, referrals, and support for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and HIV-positive (LGBTQH) individuals affected by violence.

Services Offered

LGBTQ • HIV Positive • Discrimination Assistance • Legal Advocacy • Crisis Counseling • Safety Planning • Victim Services • Information And Referral • Training


The Center on Halsted's LGBTQ Violence Resource Line, part of the Anti-Violence Project, supports LGBTQ and HIV-positive survivors and witnesses of violence. Callers can receive crisis counseling, safety planning, support in filing a police report (if desired), and referral to needed services such as personal and legal advocacy. All calls are confidential, and callers may choose to remain anonymous.


3656 N. Halsted St., Chicago, IL 60613 41.9488772 -87.6498011

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish


  • For LGBTQH victims, witnesses, and friends of those who have experienced bias/discrimination, or domestic, sexual, hate, or police violence in the Chicago area.


  • This service is free

How to Apply

Call 773-871-2273 or email for assistance. Inquiries are responded to within one business day.