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Getting Help

The following are agencies that provide crisis counseling, support groups, advocacy, shelter, help with legal questions, and many other services.

National Domestic Violence Hotline (800) 799-7233 (voice), (800) 787-3224 (TTY)

Local Domestic Violence Resources

Abused Deaf Women's Advocacy Services
www.adwas.org
(206) 812-1001
*TTY and Voice Service

Asian Counseling and Referral Services (offers assistance in 30 languages)
www.acrs.org
(206) 695-7600

Asian Pacific Islander Chaya (languages: Gujurati, Hindi, Urdu, Japanese, Korean, Marathi, Tagalog, Vietnamese)
www.apichaya.org
(206) 325-0325 or (877) 922-4292

Broadview Emergency and Transitional Housing
(206) 299-2500 or (877) 622-3122

Chinese Information and Services Center (serving Chinese and Asian communities in over 15 languages)
www.cisc-seattle.org
(206) 624-5633

Consejo Counseling & Referral Service (culturally competent services for Spanish speakers and Latinos)
consejocounseling.org/
(206) 461-4880 or (206) 461-3222

Domestic Abuse Women's Network (DAWN) (South King County)
www.dawnonline.org
(425) 656-7867

LifeWire (East King County)
www.lifewire.org
(425) 746-1940 or (800) 827-8840

Jewish Family Service Project DVORA
https://www.jfsseattle.org/get-help/domestic-violence-services/
(206) 461-3240

Korean Women's Association
www.kwacares.org/services/domestic-violence-assistance/
(253) 535-4202 or (253) 535-2731 or (888) 508-2780.

New Beginnings (Seattle)
www.newbegin.org/
(206) 522-9472

Northwest Family Life (Christian)
northwestfamilylife.org/
(206) 363-9601 or (800) 244-5767

Northwest Network for Bisexual, Trans, & Lesbian Survivors of Abuse
nwnetwork.org/
(206) 568-7777
TTY/msg: (206) 517-9670

Refugee Women's Alliance (comprehensive support in 15 languages)
www.rewa.org/services/domestic-violence/
(206) 721-0243

Salvation Army Domestic Violence Programs
https://seattle.salvationarmy.org/seattle_services/domestic-violence-programs-and-shelters
(206) 324-4943

Seattle Counseling Service
www.seattlecounseling.org/
(866) 427-4747 or (206) 461-3222 or (206) 323-1768

Seattle Indian Health Board
www.sihb.org/
(206) 324-9360 or (888) 998-6423

YWCA Programs (Languages spoken: Bulgarian, Russian, Arabic, Spanish, Swahili, and Kikuyu)
www.ywca.org/what-we-do/domestic-and-sexual-violence-services
Downtown Seattle: (206) 461-4882
East Cherry, Seattle: (206) 568-7845
South King County: (425) 226-1266 x1017

Sexual Assault Resources

Harborview Sexual Assault Center
depts.washington.edu/hcsats/index.html
(206) 744-1600

King County Sexual Assault Resource Center
www.kcsarc.org/
(425) 226-5062 or (888) 998-6423

Elder Abuse Resources

Aging Disability Resources
www.agingkingcounty.org/what-we-do/older-americans-act-programs
(206) 448-3110 or (888) 435-3377

Senior Services Information and Referral
https://soundgenerations.org/assistance-services/
(206) 448-3110 or (888) 435-3377

Mental Illness and Substance Abuse Resources

Addition and Violence
https://americanaddictioncenters.org/rehab-guide/addiction-and-violence/
https://drugabuse.com/library/addiction-hurts-relationships/
(888) 966-8152 

Recovery.org: Finding a Treatment Center
https://www.recovery.org/topics/addiction-and-domestic-violence-or-sexual-abuse/
(888) 498-8904 

Gaining Financial Independence

Financial Advice for Women in Abusive Relationships
https://www.moneygeek.com/financial-planning/resources/financial-help-women-abusive-relationships/  




City Attorney

Ann Davison, City Attorney
Address: 701 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2050 , Seattle , WA , 98104-7095
Mailing Address: 701 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2050 , Seattle , WA , 98104-7095
Phone: (206) 684-8200
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The City Attorney heads the Law Department and is responsible for supervising all City litigation. In addition, the City Attorney supervises a staff of Assistant City Attorneys who provide legal advice and assistance to the City's management and prosecute violations of City ordinances.