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Office on Violence Against Women (OVW)

The Office on Violence Against Women reduces violence against women. They help victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking.

If you are in immediate danger, call 911.

Phone number


Toll-free number

  • 1-800-799-7233 (Domestic Violence Hotline)
  • 1-800-656-4673 (Sexual Assault Hotline)
  • 1-866-331-9474 (Teen Dating Abuse Helpline)


  • 1-202-307-2277
  • 1-800-787-3224 (Domestic Violence Hotline)
  • 1-866-331-8453 (Teen Dating Abuse Helpline)

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Main address

U.S. Department of Justice
Office on Violence Against Women
145 N Street, NE, Suite 10W.121
Washington, DC 20530

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