If you are experiencing an emergency situation please call 9-1-1. Here below are additional hotlines and services:
Beacon of Hope Center for Women - (317)731-6140
Staffed by Victim Advocates, volunteer Program Assistants, and a contractual Counselor, Beacon of Hope provides comprehensive services to domestic violence victims that include crisis intervention, court accompaniment, advocacy and outreach, assistance filing protective orders, proving basic needs (i.e. toiletry items, paper products, household items, etc.), case management, individual and group counseling, emergency hotel assistance, foster pet care assistance, employment assistance, shelter and housing referrals, teen dating abuse outreach, and ongoing follow-up care.
Connect2Help - 211 or (317) 926-4357
Connect2Help 2-1-1 is a free and confidential telephone assistance service to help those in need get information about: food, housing, health care, employment, support groups, parenting, counseling, education, clothing, shelter, volunteering, legal aid and more. Simply dial 2-1-1. Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If dialing 2-1-1 does not work from your phone, dial (317) 926-4357.
Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence - 1 (800) 332-7385
Mission: ICADV is committed to the elimination of domestic violence through: providing public awareness and education; advocating for systemic and societal change; influencing public policy and allocation of resources; educating and strengthening coalition members; and, promoting the availability of quality comprehensive services.
National Domestic Violence Hotline (TDD) - 1 (800) 787-3224
Hotline advocates are available for victims and anyone calling on their behalf to provide crisis intervention, safety planning, information and referrals to agencies in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Assistance is available in English and Spanish with access to more than 170 languages through interpreter services.
Police, Fire, Medical - 911
Child Abuse Hotline - (800) 800-5556
Indianapolis/Marion County Police non-emergency - (317) 327-3811
Wayne Township Trustee - (317)246-6270
Wayne Township can provide victims currently living in Wayne Township or those moving to Wayne Township with assistance on food, clothing, utilities and rent.
IU Health West (317)217-3000
Marion County Health Department (317)221-2000
Substance Abuse Assistance