What should I do?
If you are in danger or need immediate assistance, please call 911 or local emergency services.
National Domestic Violence Hotline at (800) 799-SAFE (7233) or (800) 787-3224 (TTY)
or by calling the National Sexual Assault Hotline 1 (800) 656-HOPE (4673).
Getting out of an abusive or violent relationship isn’t easy. Maybe you’re still hoping that things will change or you’re afraid of what your partner will do if he discovers you’re trying to leave. Whatever your reasons, you may feel trapped and helpless. But help is available. There are many resources available for abused and battered women, including crisis hotlines, shelters—even job training, legal services, and childcare. Click on the buttons to the right to find resources that can help you.