Crisis and Domestic Violence Resources
If you are concerned for your safety or are currently experiencing violence from your partner, please contact one of these local or national resources.
Domestic Violence Resources
First Step, western and downriver Wayne County
Crisis line: 888-453-5900
Web address: www.firststep-mi.org/
YWCA Interim House, Detroit
Crisis line: 313-861-5300
The National Domestic Violence Hotline
Free and confidential help is available to callers 24 hours a day, 365 days a year at 800-799-SAFE (7233) or TTY 800-787-3224. Hotline advocates are available for victims and anyone calling on their behalf to provide crisis intervention, safety planning, information, and referrals to agencies in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Assistance is available in English and Spanish with access to more than 170 languages through interpreter services.
Rape, Abuse, & Incest National Network
RAINN is the nation's largest anti-sexual assault organization. RAINN operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-HOPE and carries out programs to prevent sexual assault, help victims and ensure that rapists are brought to justice.