Domestic Violence Telephone Numbers and Links

Authored By: Legal Services Alabama


If you are in immediate danger:

Call 911 or the police

If you need a safe place for you and/or your children to go:

Call the Alabama Statewide Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-650-6522

They will tell you the shelter nearest you. Help is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

You can also get a list of shelters in Alabama at ACADV: Shelters or

If you do not live in Alabama:

Call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233

If you are deaf, call the TTY number, 1-800-787-3224

For information on domestic violence and how to get help, visit the following web sites:

Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence

National Network to End Domestic Violence


Reviewed June 2015 offers legal information, not legal advice. This website provides information on your rights and options. However, the site does not apply the law to your personal facts. For legal advice, you should call a lawyer. To apply for free legal services in Alabama, call the Legal Services Alabama office that is closest to where you live OR call toll-free 1-866-456-4995. You can also apply online HERE.

Last Review and Update: Jun 19, 2015
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