About The National Domestic Violence Hotline
The National Domestic Violence Hotline (NDVH) is a non-profit organization established in 1996 as a component of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA).
Operating around the clock, 24/7/365, confidential and free of cost, NDVH provides lifesaving tools and immediate support to enable victims to find safety and live lives free of abuse. Callers to the hotline 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) can expect highly trained experienced advocates to offer compassionate support, crisis intervention information and referral services in more than 170+ languages. NDVH is part of the largest nationwide network of programs and expert resources, regularly sharing insight about domestic violence with government officials, law enforcement agencies, media and the general public. Visitors to TheHotline.org can find information about domestic violence, safety planning, local resources, and ways to support the organization.
Loveisrespect is a project of the National Domestic Violence Hotline where highly trained peer advocates offer free phone, text and chat services to young people 24/7/365. Teens and young adults can find help and information about dating abuse and healthy versus unhealthy relationships through this national resource by ¹texting "loveis" to 22522 or calling 1-866-331-9474 or visiting loveisrespect.org.
NDVH relies on the generous support of individuals, private gifts from corporations and foundations and federal grants. NDVH is funded in part by Grant Number 90EV0407/03 from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)/Administration for Children and Families. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the Administration for Children and Families or the U.S. Department of HHS.