Domestic Violence Resource Center

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Who to call when in need

  • New York State Hotline:


    The NYS Hotline has multi-language accessibility.
    This website ( ) contains the information found in New York State’s Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence
    NYS Hotline

  • National Domestic Violence Hotline:

    (800) 799-SAFE (7233)

    This hotline is staffed 24 hours a day by trained counselors. They can provide crisis assistance and information about shelters, legal advocacy, healthcare centers, and counseling. There is also a toll-free number for the hearing impaired, 1-800-787-3224.

  • RAIN (Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network) Hotline:

    (800) 656-HOPE (4673)

    (Also known as the National Sexual Assault Hotline)
    There is a national number that will automatically transfer you to the rape crisis center nearest you, anywhere in the nation. It can be used as a last resort if you cannot find a domestic violence shelter.

  • For a listing of every domestic violence coalition contact the

    National Resource Center on Domestic violence:

    (800) 537- 2238

  • The Violence Against Women Act was signed into law by President

    Clinton on September 13, 1994. For a copy of this legal document contact the Dept. of Justice Information Center: (800) 421 -6770

  • Safe Horizon New York’s Toll-Free Hotline:

    1-800-621-HOPE (4673)
    Counselors are available to speak with Victims 24 hours a day

    Trained counselors can provide:

    • Immediate assistance
    • Referrals to counseling and other domestic violence services in your neighborhood
    • Information on domestic violence shelters
    • Information how to obtain an order of protection
    • Safety planning
    • Answers to any other questions you may have
    • Additional Resources
  • For TFH’s Article-31 Mental Health patients we have an after hours and weekends crisis intervention answering service: 1-866-789-8038.