When survivors speak, we listen. The decision to reach out is the first step in building a life free from violence.

Domestic Violence Hotline:
(713) 528-2121

Sexual Assault Hotline:
(713) 528-RAPE (7273)

HELP is just a call away.

The gateway to access all services at HAWC is through our 24/7 hotline. Knowledgeable and compassionate advocates are here for you, 24/7, to lend a supportive ear, connect you with services that meet your needs and provide referrals to life-changing community resources.

For law enforcement or emergency medical assistance, call 911.

Calls are free and confidential, and counselors are able to help you no matter what language you speak.

Our hotlines are 24/7.Our services are free of charge.We are here for you.

At HAWC, the choice is yours. Our advocates provide the tools to help you make the best decision for you and your family.

What to expect when you reach out to us?

    • Confidential support for women, men and youth who have experienced domestic or sexual violence, as well as for concerned friends and family.
    • Step by step guidance on how to keep you and your family safe based on your need
    • Personalized care and immediate admission to our shelter and counseling programs.
    • Real-time assistance in English and Spanish. We can also assist speakers of other languages and the hearing impaired through a language line.

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