This page is part of the Peace Heathens' Seattle Crisis Resource Directory.
Sexual Assault / Domestic Violence
King County Sexual Assault Resource
24-hour phone crisis intervention, referral, and support services for
assault victims in King County including Seattle.
Medical support, legal advocacy.
Washington State Domestic Violence Hotline
Confidential 24-hour info to adults & children. Referrals for medical,
counseling, anger management. Uses AT&T Language Bank, so can
readily help in almost any language.
Harborview Center for Sexual Assault and Traumatic Stress
Counseling, information, referral, and advocacy, including coordination with Harborview Medical Center to provide medical services related to sexual assault.
DSHS Children's Administration
Formerly Children's Protective Services (CPS). Investigates reports of child abuse, neglect, and exploitation. Family
counseling services. This is a government agency with enforcement powers.
Catherine Booth House
Emergency shelter for abused women and children. 24-hour intake.
Also through Catherine Booth House:
Domestic Abuse Women's Network
Emergency shelter for abused women and children. Support groups, advocacy, referral, and
Women's Advocacy Services 9am-5pm daily, 425-656-4305.
Shelter, counseling, and support services for abused women and children. 24- hour crisis line.
Also through New Beginnings:
Northwest Network of Bisexual, Lesbian
and Transgender Survivors (formerly AABL)
Services and support for Lesbian, bisexual, and transgender survivors
Safety planning, peer support, legal advocacy, safe housing referrals,
counseling & health care referrals, advocacy,
support groups, community education, and organizing.
Anti-violence education and self-defense classes.
YWCA Women's Resource Center
Secured building for women, women with children (no boys over 9). Case
management, support groups, child counseling, legal advocacy, food,
clothing. and referrals.
YWCA of South King County
Resources and referrals, support groups, some hotel vouchers.
Eastside Domestic Violence Program
Services for victims of domestic violence and their children up to age
eleven. Referrals. 24-hour crisis line, support groups, children's
programs, confidential shelter services.
Wellspring Family Services Domestic Violence Intervention
State certified domestic violence intervention program. Fulfills court-ordered domestic violence intervention group requirement. Voluntary clients also welcome. Meets weekly. Call for locations in Seattle and Bellevue.
Also offers "DV Dads" program (court-ordered parenting group) and kid's club for victims of domestic violence.
Children's Response Center
Serves children and youth in East and North King County who have been victims of sexual assault or other trauma, and their non-offending family members. Provides counseling, medical and legal advocacy, plus referrals for other services.
Besides their dealing with cases of known sexual abuse/assault, you can contact them if you are concerned that your child may have been sexually abused/assaulted, and would like to discuss your concerns with someone.
Also provide other related services, such as education about early identification and prevention of child abuse and sexual assault, support services for families after the death of a loved one, etc.
Northwest Family Life
Other Domestic Violence Resources
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