Community Resources

In an emergency, you can call the police at 9-1-1.

For general information and referral to health and human services, you can call 2-1-1.

Washington Recovery Help Line: 866.789.1511

Domestic Violence Resources

For teens:
National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline: 866.331.9474 TTY: 866.331.8453 for real-time chat

For non-English speakers:
The Multi-lingual Access Project has domestic violence information in 13 languages.
Peace in the Home Helpline (Bilingual): 888.847.7205

If you live outside of the Seattle/Shoreline/ Lake Forest Park area:
Washington State Domestic Violence Hotline: 800.562.6025
National Domestic Violence Hotline: 800.799.7233

Culturally-specific domestic violence services in Seattle/King County include:
Abused Deaf Women’s Advocacy Services: TTY only 206.236.3134
Asian Pacific Islander Women and Family Safety Center: 206.467.9976
Chaya: 206.325.0325
Consejo Counseling and Referral Service: 206.461.4880
Jewish Family Service Project DVORA: 206.461.3240
Northwest Network of Bi, Trans, Lesbian and Gay Survivors of Abuse: 206.568.7777
Refugee Women’s Alliance: 206.721.0243
Seattle Indian Health Board: 206.324.9360x2291 

For protection orders:
Seattle 206.296.9547
Kent 206.205.7406
A Protection Order is a civil order for victims of domestic violence who have been assaulted, threatened, or stalked and are afraid of being hurt again. The court tells the "family or household member" who threatened or assaulted you not to harm you again. This order can be requested at any local court for no cost. More information at:

Information Lines

Domestic Violence Recorded Information Line: 206.205.5555

24-hour hotline for Undocumented Immigrants: 855.435.7693 

New Beginnings' 24-hour Help Line (206.522.9472) has many more resources.