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Places that Help: Georgia
This page has contact information for programs that offer help/referrals to victims of abuse throughout the state. If you plan to contact a program via email, please review our Safety when using email page first.
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Please note that we list the organizations by the county where the office is located – however, many offices serve multiple counties. You can click the “View All” to look through the complete list of organizations. If you are looking for an attorney to represent you in court or to give you legal advice about your situation, go to our Finding a Lawyer page instead.
Peace Place offers an emergency shelter, transitional and scattered site housing, outreach and legal advocacy, safety planning, educational presentations, and children’s services. They offer services in Banks, Barrow, and Jackson counties.
Tranquility House - Christian League for Battered Women
(770) 386-8779 (24-hour Crisis Hotline)
Christian League for Battered Women operates a 24-hour emergency shelter and 24-hour crisis line. They also provide referral services to social agencies, legal advocacy and referrals, medical assistance resources, peer counseling, children’s programs, and community education services. Services are available to women and children who are victims of domestic violence.
Crisis Line & Safe House of Central Georgia, Inc.
(478) 745-9292 (24-hour Crisis Hotline)
Crisis Line and Safe House provides a 24-hour crisis hotline, an emergency shelter, bedside advocacy program at the emergency room during forensic examination, comfort kits, referral services and support during follow up medical examinations. Services are provided to sexual assault and domestic violence victims in Central Georgia.
Safe Haven (Citizens Against Violence, Inc.)
(800) 334-2836 (24-hour Crisis Hotline)
(912) 764-4605 (Local Phone)
Safe Haven provides a 24-hour crisis hotline, emergency shelter, legal advocacy, a transitional housing program, case management services, parenting classes, transportation and childcare. They serve Bulloch, Candler, Effingham, Jenkins, Screven, and Washington Counties. They provide services to both residents of the shelter and outreach services to non-residents.
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