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.
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.