Get Help: Domestic Violence and Abuse

Below are resources to assist you (or a loved one) to find help, safe shelter, legal aid, transitional services and counseling:

National Domestic Violence Hotline

1-800-799-7233 | 1-800-787-3224 (TTY)
This website provides the National Domestic Violence Hotline and has a button for quick escape in case you are in danger of violence if found to be seeking help. This website also provides links to other resources for those experiencing domestic violence.

The Florida Coalition against Domestic Violence

1-800-500-1119 | 1-800-621-4202 (TTY)
The Florida Coalition against Domestic Violence operates Florida’s toll free domestic violence hotline and links callers to the nearest of Florida’s 42 domestic violence centers, and provides translation assistance when needed.

The Florida Department of Children and Families

1-800-500-1119 | 1-800-621-4202 (TTY)
The Florida Department of Children and Families, Office of Domestic Violence Program provides the Domestic Violence Hotline and information on their website to locate a local domestic violence center.

Christian Coalition against Domestic Abuse

This website provides safety tips to identify and protect yourself from the abusive individual. This website provides CCADA’s email address and other helpful resources for those in violent relationships.

National Network to End Domestic Violence

National Network to end Domestic Violence is a social change organization dedicated to creating a social, political and economic environment without violence against women. This website provides the US National Domestic Violence Hotline and other links for women in need of help.

Safe Horizon

In NYC: 1-800-621-4673 | Outside New York City: 1-800-799-7233 (National Domestic Violence Hotline)Safe Horizon seeks to help all children, youth, women, men and families facing crisis regardless of race, ethnicity, socio-economic status, location or background. Though the organization serves NYC predominantly, their website provides the Domestic Violence Hotline number and offers information about legal services.

Partners in Prevention

Partners in Prevention is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization committed to ensuring that survivors of domestic violence have access to healthcare and treatment and that healthcare providers recognize situations of domestic violence sooner. This organization provides a treatment program, family violence intervention, individual counseling and psychotherapy, and personal consulting for legal domestic abuse.

Young Women’s Christian Association

YWCA Palm Beach Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-973-9922
YWCA Tampa Bay Main Number (No hotline): 727-896-4629
YWCA Miami Main Number (No hotline): 305-377-9922

The YWCA is the oldest and largest multi-cultural women’s organization in the world. This organization can provide shelter services, transitional housing, counseling and support.

Americans Overseas Domestic Violence Crisis Center

Crisis Line: 866-879-6636
Americans Overseas Domestic Violence Crisis Center is a global campaign to empower Americans experiencing domestic violence abroad. This organization provides domestic violence advocacy, safety planning and case management, assists victims with relocation, and provides emergency funds for housing and childcare and funds for payment of legal fees. A crisis hotline and a live chat option can be found on their website.