Resources

Below you will find services, programs, and organizations in the Austin area as well as state and nation wide that are here to help:

  • National Domestic Violence Hotline (NDVH)
    A 24-hour crisis Hotline that can provide support and referrals anywhere in the country
    1-800-799-7233
    www.ndvh.org

  • Texas Advocacy Project (formerly known as Women’s Advocacy Project)
    Free legal assistance in family, domestic violence, or sexual assault matters

    Family Violence Legal Line: 1-800-374-HOPE (
    4673)
    Family Law Hotline: 1-800-777-FAIR (3247)
    Sexual Assault Legal Line: 1-888-296-SAFE (7233)
    www.texasadvocacyproject.org

  • Office of the Attorney General
    Establishment and enforcement of child support orders
    1-800-252-8014
    www.oag.state.tx.us

  • Child and Adult Protective Services
    1-800-252-5400
    www.txabusehotline.org

  • SAFEPLACE Hotline
    Domestic violence and sexual assault survival center in Austin
    512-267-7233
    www.safeplace.org

  • Hope Alliance
    Shelter for women and children in Round Rock

    1-800-460-7233
    www.wccc.info

  • American Gateways (formerly Political Asylum Project of Austin, PAPA)
    Free immigration assistance for battered women and children
    512-478-0546
    www.americangateways.org

  • Caritas of Austin
    Services for immigrants and refugees
    512-472-4135
    www.caritasofaustin.org

  • Travis County Attorney’s Office
    Applications for protective orders
    512-854-9415
    www.co.travis.tx.us/county_attorney

  • Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid
    Free legal services for victims of abuse
    512-447-7707
    www.trla.org

  • University of Texas at Austin’s Counseling and Mental Health Center
    Assistance for UT students
    512-471-2255
    www.utexas.edu/student/cmhc

  • Waterloo Counseling Center
    Services for GLBT members and families
    512-444-9922
    www.waterloocounseling.org

Asian DV program listings around US
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