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 www.acadv.org/get-help/shelters/.
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
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