Domestic Violence

The Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) Domestic Violence Program provides support for community-based shelters, emergency counseling and legal advocacy for children and families who have experienced domestic violence.

DSHS also sets minimum standards for domestic violence perpetrator programs and certifies provider programs.

Washington State Domestic Violence Information & Referral

This website provides information about domestic violence and contact information for programs that offer support and assistance.
http://www.domesticviolenceinforeferral.org/

National Domestic Violence Hotline

1-800-799-SAFE (Voice)
1-800-787-3224 (TTY)
www.thehotline.org