October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

National Domestic Violence Hotline
1 (800) 799-SAFE (7233)
1 (800) 787-3224 (TTY)

Washington, D.C.

Hotlines
D.C. Coalition Against Domestic Violence (DCCADV) (202) 299-1181
D.C. Rape Crisis Center (202) 333-RAPE (7273)
Domestic Violence Support Center (202) 347-0390
Men Can Stop Rape (202) 265-6530
Battered Women's Shelters and Services
House of Ruth (202) 399-7095
(202) 667-7001
My Sister's Place (202) 529-5991
Legal Services
Women Empowered Against Violence (WEAVE) (202) 452-9550
Catholic University Domestic Violence Clinic (202) 319-6788
Georgetown University Domestic Violence Clinic (202) 662-9649
Specialized Services
Ramona's Way (support to abused and addicted women) (202) 257-6790
Ayuda, Inc. (202) 387-4848
D.C. Employment Justice Center (202) 828-9675
DAWN (Deaf Abused Women's Network) TTY (202) 861-0258

Maryland

Hotlines
Domestic Abuse Helpline for Men 1 (888) 7HELPLINE (743-5754)
Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence 1 (800) MD-HELPS
Montgomery County Abused Persons Crisis Line (240) 777-4673
Battered Women's Shelters and Services
Montgomery County Crisis Center (240) 777-4000
House of Ruth, Hyattsville

(410) 889-7884
Voice mail, but will call back if you specifically state that it is safe for you to receive a return call.

Legal Resources
Montgomery County Domestic Violence Assistance (240) 777-9078
Statewide Multi-Ethnic Domestic Violence Project (MEDOVI) (410) 534-8800
Family Law Hotline 1 (800) 845-8550
Support Groups
Prince George's Hospital Sexual Assault Center (301) 618-3154
Montgomery County Victim Assistance and Sexual Assault Program (240) 777-1355

Virginia

Hotlines
Domestic Abuse Helpline for Men 1 (888) HELPLINE or 1 (888) 743-5754
Family Violence and Sexual Assault Hotline 1 (800) 838-8238
Fairfax County 24/7 Hotline for Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, Human Trafficking and Stalking (703) 360-7273
Battered Women's Shelters
Turning Points, Dumfries (703) 221-4951
Doorways for Women and Families (703) 237-0881
Artemis House (703) 435-4940
Legal Services for Battered Women
Legal Aid Society of Northern Virginia
Fairfax (703) 246-4500
Leesburg (703) 777-7450
Alexandria (703) 684-5566
Arlington (703) 532-3733
Support Groups
Korean Community Service Center (703) 354-6345
Alexandria Rape Victim Companion Program

(703) 838-5030 and Hotline (703) 683-7273