National Hotlines

24 Hours a Day/ 7 Days a Week / 365 Days a Year, Crime Victim Center provides an On-Call Trained Staff member to assist with the many services of: Counseling, Hospital Accompaniment, and several other Crisis Services. CVC also provides information and referral to other services available. We encourage anyone to seek help and assistance when needed. Please call us anytime or one of the Hotline numbers listed below. 

 

Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence or Abuse

RAINN: Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network 

Provides service for survivors of sexual assault who cannot reach a rape crisis center through a local telephone call, as well as for those who might not know that a local center exists. Operates 24 hours.

1.800.656.HOPE

VictimConnect.org

The VictimConnect Resource Center is a place for victims of all crime to learn about their rights and options—confidentially and compassionately. VictimConnect can be accessed anywhere in the United States through a traditional telephone-based helpline and innovative text and online chat services Monday through Friday (9AM-7PM, EST). Services are available in English and Spanish and interpreters for more than 200 languages can be accessed. Victim assistance specialists help people who reach out find appropriate national, local, or online resources.  Additionally, victimconnect.org has information regarding types of crime, crime statistics, and maintains a searchable online directory for crime victim service providers.

1-855-4-VICTIM (1-855-484-2846)

National Domestic Violence Hotline 

The mission of the National Domestic Violence Hotline is to provide crisis intervention, safety planning, information, and referrals for individuals experiencing domestic violence. The hotline is available 24 hours a day and assistance is offered in numerous languages.

800-799-SAFE (800-799-7233) and 800-787-3224 (TDD)

Male Survivors

The mission of 1in6 is to help men who have had unwanted or abusive sexual experiences in childhood live healthier, happier lives. This also includes serving family members, friends, and partners by providing information and support resources on the web and in the community.

Love Is Respect.org

Highly-trained peer advocates offer support, information and advocacy to young people who have questions or concerns about their dating relationships, as well as information and support to concerned friends, family members, teachers, counselors, service providers and members of law enforcement. Free and confidential phone, live chat and texting services are available

1-866-331-9474/tty: 1-866-331-8453 (24/7)

Live Chat  (7 days/week, 5pm-3am EST)
Text loveis to 22522*

National Human Trafficking Resource Center

The Center provides information and resources to victims of human trafficking, accepts tips from individuals wishing to provide information about possible victims, and assists other individuals or organizations seeking information about this phenomenon. When appropriate, the Resource Center makes referrals to local organizations that assist victims with counseling, case management, legal advice, and other appropriate services, as well as makes referrals to law enforcement agencies in order to help trapped victims reach safety.

888-373-7888

 

Identity Theft

Identity Theft Resource Center

No cost assistance with all types of identity theft. Tips and advice tailored to your specific issue, a step-by-step plan, and the necessary documents and letters you will need to implement your plan.  Our advisors will also prepare you with steps you can take to minimize your risk of becoming re-victimized in the future.

1-888-400-5530

 

LGBTQ Help

The Trevor Project

National organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people ages 13-24.

1-866-488-7386

 

Gay & Transgender Hate Crime Hotline

Provides telephone, online private one-to-one chat and email peer-support in regards to coming-out issues, relationship concerns, bullying, workplace issues, HIV/AIDS anxiety and safer-sex information, and more.

1-800-616-HATE

 

Child Pornography and/or Sexual Exploitation of Children

Call your local FBI field office

National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

800-THE-LOST (800-843-5678)

For more information see the Child Exploitation and Obscenity Section

 

Crimes Involving Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms or Explosives

Arson hotline
888-ATF-FIRE (888-283-3473)

Bomb hotline
888-ATF-BOMB (888-283-2662)

Illegal firearms activity
800-ATF-GUNS (800-283-4867)

Firearms theft hotline
888-930-9275

Explosives theft or loss
800-461-8841

Other crimes involving alcohol, tobacco, firearms or explosives
888-283-8477

 

 

Other Resources

Boys Town 

1-800-448-3000 (24/7)

Live Chat with Boys Town

(Monday-Thursday, 9pm-12pm EST)
The Boys Town National Hotline is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and is staffed by specially trained Boys Town counselors. It is accredited by the American Association of Suicidiology (AAS).

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

If you feel you are in a crisis, whether or not you are thinking about killing yourself, please call the Lifeline. People have called for help with substance abuse, economic worries, relationship and family problems, sexual orientation, illness, getting over abuse, depression, mental and physical illness, and even loneliness.

1-800-273-8255 (24/7) Press 1 for Veterans line