24-Hour Hotlines:

  • National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233 | 1-800-787-3224 (TTY)
  • National Teen Dating Abuse Hotline (Loveisrespect): 1-866-331-9474 | 1-866-331-8453 (TTY)
  • Montgomery County Abused Person’s Program: 240-777-4195
  • Montgomery County Crisis Center: 240-777-4000
  • Prince George’s County Family Crisis Center: 301-731-1203  
  • Fairfax County Domestic & Sexual Violence Services: 703-360-7273  | 1-703-324-706 (TTY)
  • Alexandria Domestic Violence & Stalking: 703-746-4911 | 1-703-746-3288 (TTY)
  • LGBTQ Partner Abuse & Sexual Assault Helpline (ActionAlliance): 1-866-356-6998 (M-F 8am-8pm)
  • DC Victim Hotline: 844.4HELPDC (443-5732) | Text and chat enabled at dcvictim.org

Shelters:

Medical and Rape/Sexual Assault:

  • Shady Grove Adventist Hospital Forensic Medical Unit: 240-826-6225
  • Prince George’s Hospital Center Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Center: 301-618-3154
  • Inova Fairfax Hospital Forensic Assessment and Consultation Team (FACT): 703-776-6666 (option 3); After Hours: 703-776-4001 (ask to page FACT nurse)
  • Montgomery County Victim Assistance & Sexual Assault Program: 240-777-4357
  • City of Alexandria Sexual Assault: 703-683-7273
  • Fairfax County Domestic & Sexual Violence Services: 703-360-7273
  • MedStar Washington Hosptial Center/Network for Victim Recovery of DC: 1-800-641-4028
  • The Women’s Center (Northern Virginia): 703-281-2657

Legal:

For Teens:

  • Crisis Text Line: Text 741-741
  • Loveisrespect.org Helpline: 1-866-331-9474 or text “Loveis” to 22522 (24 hr)
  • Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender National Hotline: 1-888-843-4564 (M-F 4:00pm – Midnight, Saturday 12pm – 5pm)
  • Break the Cycle: 202-824-0707