If you're in immediate danger please contact the local police. If you're in a situation where you're being abused, held against your will, or you fear for your life but want to avoid calling law enforcement please consider contacting one of the organizations below.


  • The National Domestic Violence Helpline
    PO Box 161810 Austin, Texas 78716 (512-794-1133)
    NDVH is part of the largest nationwide network of programs and expert resources. NDVH has been an in existence and an intregal part of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) since 1996. You can reach them at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233).

  • Safe Horizon
    Safe Horizon is the largest victims’ services agency in the United States, touching the lives of more than 250,000 children, adults, and families affected by crime and abuse throughout New York City each year. We offer assistance to victims through 57 program locations, including shelter, in-person counseling, legal services, and more.


You should also consider deleting your browsing history that shows that you've been researching help for abuse or anything that may tip off the person that you're trying to get away from. For more information on how to delete your browser history safely please go here.