Domestic Violence Resources

For legal aid and self-help information in California: (note: this website has information in many languages including Spanish)

The National Clearinghouse for the Defense of Battered Women works with battered women charged with killing their abusers, women who have been coerced into criminal activity, and women who have been charged with a crime as a result of “failing to protect” their children from their batterer’s violence and/or abuse.

National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1−800−799−SAFE(7233) or TTY 1−800−787−3224

Obten Ayuda en Espanol: La Linea Nacional sobre la Violencia Domestica