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Where to Find Help

UPDATED August 10, 2016

Statewide Programs


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Included in this list are programs that can offer help/referrals to victims of abuse throughout the state.  (If you find inaccurate contact information, please let us know at WomensLaw@nnedv.org.) 

24-Hour Statewide Crisis Line
Hotline: 800-33-HAVEN (1-800-334-2836)
Staff and trained volunteers offer immediate crisis support, assistance and referrals to victims of abuse using a dedicated crisis line. All conversations and services are confidential. The hotline is available in Spanish and other language translations as well as TTY for the hearing impaired.

Ahimsa House
P.O. Box 8181
Atlanta, GA 31106
Hotline: (404) 452-6248 (24-hour Crisis Hotline)
Phone: (404) 496-4038
Web: http://www.ahimsahouse.org
Email: info@ahimsahouse.org
Ahimsa House provides a 24-hour hotline, assistance to domestic violence victims, including pets in safety planning and protective orders, emergency safe housing and veterinary care for pets while their owners stay at a domestic violence shelter, and other services. These services are available anywhere in Georgia.

Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence
114 New Street, Suite B
Decatur, GA 30030
Hotline: 800-33-HAVEN (800-334-2836) (24-hour Crisis Hotline)
Phone: (404) 209-0280
Fax: (404)766-3800
Web: http://www.gcadv.org
The Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence provides a 24-hour crisis hotline, programs that assist with transitional housing, training programs for advocates and public policy work.

Georgia Network to End Sexual Assault
817 West Peachtree Street, Suite 200
Suite 122
Atlanta, GA 30308
Hotline: (404)815-5261 (Rape Crisis Hotline)
Phone: (404)815-5261
Web: http://www.gnesa.org
Email: info@gnesa.org
GNSEA provides assistance finding help for sexual assault victims. Their website can help victims connect with the closest rape crisis center. They also provide information about Rape Trauma Syndrome.

Raksha, Inc.
P.O. Box 12337
Atlanta, GA 30355
Hotline: (404) 842-0725
Phone: (404) 876-0670 (Administrative)
Phone: (866) 725-7423 or (877) 672-5742 (Toll Free)
Web: http://www.raksha.org
Email: raksha@raksha.org
Raksha’s services include crisis intervention, information and referrals, interpretation and translation, legal and general advocacy, individual and family counseling. They serve the entire South Asian community including South Asian domestic violence victims.

Tapestri, Inc.
PMB 262
3939 Lavista Rd. Suite E
Tucker, GA 30084
Hotline: 1-866-56-ABUSE
Phone: (404) 299-2185
Email: tapestri@tapestri.org
Tapestri, Inc. provides services for immigrant and/or refugee victims of domestic violence as well as human trafficking victims. Services include an expansive legal advocacy program and an anti-human trafficking program. The anti-human trafficking program provides crisis counseling, short-term shelter or housing assistance, health care, mental health assistance, assistance with legal and immigration issues, ESL (English as a Second Language)/vocational skills training, life skills training, translation and interpretation services. They provide services in many languages including English and Spanish.

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