National Domestic Violence Hotline
Service Provider
National Domestic Violence Hotline
Can This Service Be Accessed Virtually / Remotely?
Service Description
Our highly trained expert advocates are available 24/7 to talk confidentially with anyone in the U.S. who is experiencing domestic violence, seeking resources or information, or questioning unhealthy aspects of their relationship. The Hotline and Chat provides lifesaving tools and immediate support to empower victims and survivors to find safety and live free of abuse. We also provide support to friends and family members who are concerned about a loved one. We also have advocates who are Deaf who are available by video phone (1-855-812-1001), Instant Messenger (DeafHotline) or email ([email protected]).
No insurance needed
Always Free?
Service Focus
Domestic Violence
Age Groups Served
Adults, Seniors / Older Adults, Young Adults, Adolescents / Teens
Specialized Services for Gender Groups
No specialized services
Racial / Ethnic Groups Served
No specialized services
Specialized Services for LGBTQ+
No specialized services
Special Groups Served
Not applicable
English, Spanish, American Indian or Alaskan Native, Arabic, Chinese, Creole, Farsi, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Tagalog, Vietnamese
Deaf or Hard of hearing, Visually Impaired, Physically Disabled
No wait / Can access immediately
Eligible States
National Availability (all 50 states)
Hotline Phone Number
Call: 1-800-799-7233; TTY 1-800-787-3224, Text: START to 88788
Service Provided By
Trained Volunteer
24/7 Availability?
Date Last Updated