Local & National Resources

You are not alone.

Many victims feel alone in their experience with crime or violence. But there are hundreds of organizations – and thousands of people – working every day to bring you support, help and resources to heal victims. If you have a need and can't find a resource below- please give us a call at 314-652-3623.

Did you know?

One of the easiest ways to find great local information and help is by dialing 211 from any phone

St. Louis Metro Resources

Emergency and Housing Resources:
 

  • Housing Resource Center (STL City and County Residents):

    • 314-802-5444 or 1-866-802-7155*

  • Urban League:

    • 314-652-6954

  • Beyond Housing:

    • 314- 533- 0600

  • Society of St. Vincent de Paul:

    • 314-531-2183

  • Hosea House:

    • 314-773-5438

  • Animal Protection Agency (APA):  

    • 314-645-4610 x.241 (works with area domestic violence shelters to provide temporary foster care for pets of domestic violence victims)

  • Catholic Charities South Side:

    • 314-773-6100

Domestic Violence Shelters & Programs:

 

  • ALIVE:

    • 314-993-2777

  • St. Martha’s Hall:

    • 314-533-1313

  • Weinman Shelter:

    • 314-423-1117

  • Woman’s Safe House:

    • 314-772-4535

  • Redevelopment Opportunities for Women:

    • 314-588-8300

  • Safe Connections:

    • 314-531-2003

  • YWCA- Women’s Resource Center:

    • 314-645-4848

  • COMTREA – Jefferson County:

    • 1-877-266-8732

  • Turning Point (Franklin and Warren Counties):

    • 1-888-873-7233

  • A Friend’s Place (Washington County):

    • 1-800-663-9929

  • Robertson Center (Lincoln County):

    • 1-636-462-3355

  • Oasis Women's Center (Illinois):

    • 618-465-1978

  • Phoenix Crisis Center (Illinois):

    • 618-451-1008

  • Violence Prevention Center (Illinois):

    • 618-235-0892

Children's Services:
 

  • Children’s Advocacy Center:  

    • 314- 516-6798 (forensic interviews on sexual abuse, ages 3-17)

  • Crisis Nursery:

    • 314- 768-3201

  • Youth In Need:

    • 314- 534-9350

  • Epwoth Youth Emergency Service Hotline:

    • 314- 727-6294

  • Youth Connection Helpline:

    • City: (314) 485-4635

    • County: (314) 628-2929

  • St. Louis City Police Juvenile Division:

    • (314) 444- 5327

  • Bikers Against Child Abuse: 

    • 866-885-9474

  • Head Start (Franklin County)

    • Gray Summit: 636-742-4660

    • Sullivan: 573- 860-2925

    • Union: 636- 583-2676

  • Child Care Resources & Referral Agency:

    • 800- 811-1127

For victims of any crime:

 

Counseling:

  • ALIVE:

    • 314-993-2777

  • Provident:

    • 314-533-8200

  • Behavioral Health Response:

    • 800-811-4760

  • Life Source Consultants:

    • 314-524-0686

  • Safe Connections:

    • 314-531-2003

  • Center for Trauma Recovery at UMSL:

    • 314-516-6737

  • YWCA Metro St. Louis:

    • 314-531-7273

Legal Services:

  • Legal Services of Eastern Missouri:

    • 314-524-3400

  • Arch City Defenders: 

    • 855- 724-2489

  • MICA Project: 

    • 314- 995-6995

  • Catholic Legal Assistance Ministry: 

    • 314- 977-3993

  • ACLU of Missouri​

    • (314) 652-3114​

National Resources

  • National Center for Victims of Crime (http://www.ncvc.org)

  • National Organization for Victim Assistance (NOVA)

  • U.S. Department of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime (OVC)

  • Parents of Murdered Children: (513) 721-5683

  • National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) (http://www.ncadv.org)

  • American Bar Association Commission on Domestic Violence (http://www.abanet.org/domviol/home.html)

  • Family Violence Prevention Fund (http://endabuse.org)

  • Bureau of Justice Statistics: Crime and Victims Statistics (http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/bjs)

  • National Online Resource Center on Violence Against Women (http://www.vawnet.org)

  • National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233).

  • National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-HOPE

  • Crisis Textline: Text HOME to 741741

  • GLBT National Youth Talkline: 1 (800) 246-7743

  • National Human Trafficking Resource Center: 1 (888)-373-7888

  • National Runaway Safeline: 1 (800) 786-2929

  • National Suicide Prevention Line: 1 (800) 273-8255

​​Call us:

(314) 652-3623

Phone Hours:

Mon- Fri 8:30 am - 5 pm

​Find us: 

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Saint Louis, Missouri 63103

Office Walk-In Hours:

Mon - Thurs 10am - 2 pm

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