Do You Need Help?

You are not alone. Whether you need someone to listen, to talk with, to give professional expertise, a place to stay, a safety plan— there are supports available for you. 

You can live without fear, hurt, abuse and violence. Shelters can help.

If you…

  • are in immediate danger call 911
  • Need to speak with someone at a shelter near you, call our toll free line at 1-866-331-3933
  • Need to locate a shelter in your community, refer to our shelter section.  Within each shelter listing are individual crisis and business phone numbers, and e-mail addresses. 

Cover your tracks
Call for Help Safely
Contact a Shelter
Types of Abuse
Power and Control Wheel

ACWS is not a direct-service agency.  We are unable to provide support or referral to people who are looking for help.