Emergency Contacts

Organization Contact Details Type of Service Provided
 In the US:

National Alliance on Mental Illness


Local NAMI affiliates

 US: 800-950-6264

 NAMI provides free education, advocacy, and support group programs for people living with mental illness.
In the United States and Canada:

National Domestic Violence Hotline

US: 800−799−7233

Canada: 800-363-9010
 The National Domestic Violence Hotline (NDVH) provides 24-hour support including crisis intervention, information, and referrals.
 In the UK:

Women’s Aid


UK: 0808 2000 247
 Provides crisis intervention and resources for victims of domestic violence,as well as a 24-hour helpline.
 In Australia:

National Sexual Assault, Family, and Domestic Counseling Line

AUS: 800-737-732
 24-hour line providing counseling, information, and referrals to local services

International Directory of Domestic Violence Agencies

www.hotpeachpages.net  List of worldwide helplines, shelters, crisis centers, women’s organizations,as well as domestic violence information in more than 90 languages.
 Safe places to stay in the United States:

Women’s Law

womenslaw.org  Find state-by-state directory of domestic violence shelters in the United States
 Resources for men in Canada and the US:

The Domestic Abuse Helpline for Men and Women


US: 888-743-5754
 Provides crisis intervention and support services to all victims of domestic violence and their families.
 Resources for men in the UK:

Mankind Initiative


UK: 01823 334244
 Supports male victims of domestic abuse throughout the UK.
 Resources for men In Australia:

One in three campaign

www.oneinthree.com.au  Supports male victims of domestic abuse in Australia.
 LGBT Resources:



US: 800-827-8840
 Lifewire provides support for the LGBT community, including crisis intervention,information, programs, and a 24-hour helpline.