Hotlines and More Information


In an emergency situation, always call 911. Emergency situations include a recent threat of violence, recent act of violence or if someone’s health is in imminent danger.

Crisis Hotlines

(All are 24 hours a day unless otherwise noted)


Rape, Abuse and Incest National Hotline
1.800.656.HOPE  |

Planned Parenthood
1.800.230.7526  |

National Domestic Violence Hotline
1.800.799.SAFE (7233) or 1.800.787.3224 |

Local to Joyful Heart

New York

Safe Horizon Rape and Sexual Assault Hotline: 212.227.3000 or 1.866.689.HELP (4357)  |


Peace Over Violence: 310.392.8381  |


YWCA of Hawai‘i, Sexual Assault Services: 1.808.935.0677

Sex Abuse Treatment Center: 1.808.524.7273  |

Legal Resources

Legal information is useful to help press charges, understand your rights and know how the state and national laws protect you.

View information on local resources, such as rape crisis centers, hospitals, shelters and more.

Learn about the protections the Violence Against Women Act ensures.


If you're interested in advocating to help end domestic violence, learn how to get involved.

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