Domestic Violence: Getting Help

  • If you are in immediate danger, call 911.
  • To find out more about getting help and getting safe when you are not in immediate danger, you can call the City’s Domestic Violence Hotline (1-800-621-HOPE or 1-800-621-4673) or call 311 and ask for the Hotline. Both are available 24 hours a day. Assistance is available in multiple languages and includes help with:
    • Temporary housing to get away from an abuser.
    • Leaving the relationship, temporarily or permanently.
    • Counseling or other social services.
    • A court order of protection or an arrest warrant
  • You can also talk to a health care provider about your fears. Health care providers include your regular doctor, a nurse, or any other medical professional at an emergency room, hospital, clinic or doctor’s office.

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