How to get help

If you are in immediate danger,
please call 911.

Vista en español

consigue ayuda    获得帮助
получить помощь    الحصول على المساعدة
সাহায্য নাও    uzyskać pomoc
jwenn èd      obtenir de l’aide
مدد حاصل    도움을받을
मदद लें    助けを得ます



Call our helplines
To request services including shelter, counseling, legal representation or economic empowerment, please call 1.212.349.6009.

The helpline operates Monday-Friday, 9 am-5 pm. At all other times you may leave a voicemail message.

  • For crisis intervention, shelter, and counseling, please call 1.212.349.6009 x1367 or text 929.335.9922
  • For legal services including orders of protection, divorce, immigration, and child custody, visitation and support, please call 1.212.349.6009 x1001 or text 646.692.0300

Call the 24/7 city hotline
New York City’s hotline operates 24 hours per day, 7 days a week. Call 1.800.621.4673 or contact 311.

Call a Family Justice Center
We provide services at Family Justice Center (FJC) locations in Brooklyn, the Bronx, Manhattan, Queens and Staten Island. You can walk in without an appointment from Monday through Friday, from 9 am to 5 pm.

Contact a FJC

Call the EMPOWER Center
Trauma-informed medical, psychiatric, social and legal services, as well as intensive case management, are available to people in the sex trade and survivors of sexual violence through the EMPOWER Center.