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Houston 24-Hour Crisis Hotline

Houston Domestic Violence Hotline

TDD 713-528-3625
Toll Free 800-256-0551

Houston Sexual Assault Hotline

713-528-RAPE (7273)
TDD 713-528-3625
Toll Free 800-256-0551

Texas Forensic Nurse Examiners (TXFNE)

TXFNE’s mission is to empower victims, promote healing and create innovative and comprehensive solutions to fill gaps in victim services through a coordinated community response.

Asians Against Domestic Abuse

AADA’s mission is to prevent violence against women. AADA works to strengthen and promote equal and healthy family relations within the Asian community. AADA does this through public awareness, support systems, community empowerment, and collaborations with organizations sharing similar goals.

Bay Area Turning Point, Inc


Bay Area Turning Point, Inc. provides recovery solutions services for survivors of family violence and sexual assault and facilitates violence prevention strategies for societal change in partnership with our community.

The Bridge Over Troubled Waters


The Bridge exists to assist women, children, and men in crisis, particularly those who have been affected by domestic violence, sexual assault, or home insecurity. 

Daya Houston

Daya's mission is to empower South Asian survivors of domestic and sexual violence through culturally specific services and to educate the community in an effort to end the cycle of abuse. Daya provides:

  1. Long-term, holistic case management
  2. Crisis intervention 
  3. Long-term mental health treatment
  4. Assistance with safety planning, protective orders, police reports and public benefits 
  5. Legal consultation and representation 
  6. Financial assistance for housing, legal services, transportation, childcare and education

FamilyTime Crisis and Counseling Center

FamilyTime's mission is to provide services and programs to encourage the mental health and wellness of the community as well as promote safety and support for the prevention of domestic and sexual violence. Services include counseling, case management, assistance with legal matters, and shelter from an abusive situation.

Fort Bend Women’s Center
281-342-HELP (4357)

The Fort Bend Women’s Center assists survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault and their children. Call the Fort Bend Women’s Center 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to receive emergency and transitional shelter, non-residential services, crisis intervention, counseling, advocacy, educational outreach, accompaniment, case management, a learning resource center, and many other support services.

Houston Area Women’s Center

Domestic Violence Hotline: 713-528-2121
Sexual Assault Hotline: 713-528-RAPE (7273)

The Houston Area Women’s Center helps individuals affected by domestic and sexual violence in their efforts to move their lives forward. They provide shelter, counseling, and advocacy to support individuals in building lives free from the effects of violence.

Houston Area Mental Health Information

Provided by the University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center

The University of Texas - Harris County Psychiatric Center is dedicated to excellence and leadership in the provision of patient care and the growing need for treatment of persons with mental illness residing in Harris County.

Katy Christian Ministries

Domestic Abuse Hotline: 281-391-HELP (4357)
Sexual Assault Hotline: 281-693-RAPE (7273)

Katy Christian Ministries is a social service non-profit serving the Katy/West Houston, Fulshear, and Simonton Areas. KCM has social service departments that offer emergency financial assistance, food pantries, a crisis center that houses the domestic abuse center and the sexual assault center, two resale stores, and three donation centers.

Montgomery County Women's Center

Crisis Hotline: 936-441-7273

The Montgomery County Women’s Center provides safe shelter, crisis intervention, counseling, and legal and support services to victims/survivors of family violence, sexual assault, stalking, and abuse in Montgomery and surrounding counties and provides education to the community about such issues.

The Montrose Center

24-hour Hotline: 713-529-0037

Because LGBTQ persons face numerous health disparities compared to the general population, the Montrose Center has embraced an integrated care model with one-stop access to behavioral health and support services, adult primary care and psychiatry, and free wellness programs that empower individuals to proactively participate in their own care.

Women’s Center of Brazoria County

24-hour Hotline: 1-800-243-5788

The Women’s Center of Brazoria County provides:

  1. Shelters for abused women and children
  2. Non-residential services (domestic violence and sexual assault)
  3. Rape Crisis Program/Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner/SART
  4. Education (Speakers’ Bureau, professional trainings, and primary prevention)
  5. 24 Hour Toll Free HOTLINES (includes Information and Referral)
  6. Volunteer (includes training and assignments)
  7. Resale Shop
  8. Supervised Visitation Program
  9. Crime Victim Compensation (notification and assistance in filing)
  10. Domestic Violence Awareness Classes
  11. Parenting Classes and Workshops