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Places that Help: Minnesota
Updated: November 23, 2020
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Included in this list are programs that can offer help/referrals to victims of abuse throughout the state. (Have a suggestion or correction? Contact us!)
2233 University Ave.West
Minneapolis, MN 55414
(612) 743-7397 (Text Line)
Standpoint provides support, training, over the phone advocacy and legal advice free of charge, regardless of income.
The Minnesota Day One Crisis Hotline
(612) 399-9995 (Text Line)
The Day One Crisis Hotline connects victims and survivors to shelters statewide and access to services. A Live Chat Line is also available.
Violence Free Minnesota (formerly, Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women)
60 East Plato Blvd.,
St. Paul, MN 55107
(866) 223-1111 (24 Hour Phone Line)
(800) 289-6177 or (651) 646-6177 (Office)
Violence Free Minnesota does not provide shelter or direct advocacy services but they do list those types of resources on their website. For statewide help, call Minnesota’s statewide 24-hour hotline for people experiencing violence at (866) 223-1111.
Women's Rural Advocacy Programs
Women’s Rural Advocacy Programs is a cooperative of Domestic Violence and Criminal Justice Intervention programs serving southwestern Minnesota.
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