There are resources to help victims and survivors of domestic violence. From emergency shelter to legal advocacy to food assistance for those transitioning to a life free of violence, there is help.
The National Domestic Violence Hotline
If you or a loved one is trapped in an abusive relationship, get help! Call The Hotline at 800-799-7233, or 2-1-1 for local shelters and resources, and consider Families to Freedom as part of your plan to get away.
Families to Freedom
Families to Freedom, a North Texas nonprofit, transports victims of domestic abuse to safety.
Families to Freedom Helpline is open Mon-Fri 8-5pm CT at 972-885-7020
The Family Place
If you need to escape an abusive relationship, call us. We can provide safe transportation to our emergency shelter or connect you to other support services such as outreach counseling and legal aid.
24-hour Crisis Hotline: 214-941-1991
Genesis Womens Shelter and Support
Each person staying in our Shelter attends weekly individual and group therapy for the duration of their stay. Additionally, Emergency Shelter children may attend the on-site alternative Simmons School.
Emergency Hotline: 214.946.HELP (4357)
Main Outreach Office: 214.389.7700
Safehaven of Tarrant County
Safehaven of Tarrant County provides 24 hour care at two emergency shelters, and transitional housing to families seeking their first taste of independence. Clients under the care of Safehaven receive counseling, legal services, case management and so much more. Trained bilingual advocates respond 24 hours a day to victims who call safe Havens toll-free crisis hotline:
A Safe Place for Youth
TXT 4 HELP is a nationwide, 24-hour text-for-support service for youth in crisis. How it works: Text the word "safe" and your current location (city/state/zip) to 4HELP (44357). Within seconds, you will receive a message with the closest Safe Place location. Reply with "2Chat" to text one-on-one with a professional. It's quick, easy, safe, and confidential.
Addiction And Domestic Violence
Domestic violence is an abusive pattern often coupled with the impulsive effects of addiction. Abusers and victims alike must find a way to break the cycle through treatment and recovery.
24-Hour Crisis Hotline: 1-800-799-7233