Email is not a safe way for us to provide advocacy services. If you would like to talk to an advocate, we recommend using our Live Chat feature or contact the hotline by phone at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233), or 1-800-787-3224 (TTY).

Advocates who are deaf are available Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (PST) by videophone (855-812-1001), instant messenger (DeafHotline) or email (deafhelp@thehotline.org).

Mailing Address

The National Domestic Violence Hotline
P.O. Box 161810
Austin TX, 78716

Media Contact

Each time a domestic violence story is covered, media has an opportunity to save lives.

The National Domestic Violence Hotline is a leading resource utilized by media, to provide viewers, listeners and readers with a toll-free number to call from anywhere in the country to access safety from their abusive relationships.

More than just a bridge to safety, the National Domestic Violence Hotline is available to callers 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to provide services in more than 170 languages. Hotline advocates answer questions, provide safety planning and information as well as directly connect callers to domestic violence resources available in their local calling area. All calls to the hotline are confidential and anonymous.

Media Contacts
hotline.media@ndvh.org | 512-685-6298

Please note we are unable to accept or process requests for materials through this point of contact.