District of Columbia Coalition Against Domestic Violence
In addition to providing education and training within the community, the Coalition provides individual and systems advocacy, conducts research, and serves as a local and national resource on domestic violence.
Domestic Violence Centers
The "ShesGotHelp" network lists domestic violence centers in the District.
My Sister's Place
In addition to shelter for battered women and their children, My Sister's Place provides transitional housing, educational programs, and advocacy.
SAFE (Survivors and Advocates for Empowerment) provides 24-hour crisis support to domestic violence victims in the DC metropolitan area. SAFE services are available through the Domestic Violence Intake Centers and the Metropolitan Police Department.
Women Empowered Against Violence
Provides legal services, counseling, and case management for survivors of domestic violence in Washington, DC.
|Battered Lesbian Hotline
|House of Imagene (shelter)
|House of Ruth (24-hour hotline and shelter)
||(202) 667-7001 |
|My Sister's Place (24-hour hotline and shelter)
|Rape Crisis Center (hotline)
||(202) 333-7273 |
|Safe Place (24-hour teen hotline/counseling service)
|SAFE (Survivors and Advocates for Empowerment)