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Illinois Domestic Violence Hotline

Call or text our hotline 24/7 at 877-863-6338 (877-TO END DV). We offer language assistance in 240 languages.

Or, chat with our hotline advocates here:

Our DV Hotline provides crisis safety planning and referrals to emergency housing and support services to survivors of domestic violence in Illinois. In addition, Victim Information Resource Advocates can provide information and local resources to concerned family and friends.

The Hotline is funded through a collaborative funding model with the City of Chicago’s Department of Family and Support Services.

You have the right to access our services regardless of race, ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, gender, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, socioeconomic status, marital status, language, or physical, mental, or sensory ability. 

If you believe that you have been discriminated against, you may file a complaint with The Network by emailing apyron@the-network.org. The Network is a grantee of federal funds. As a result, you can also file a complaint with the Office of Civil Rights at https://www.hhs.gov/ocr/index.html. You may also notify the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority’s Civil Rights Officer (CRO) at 312-793-8550.

The Network: Advocating Against Domestic Violence also established a Crisis Response Fund for survivors of domestic violence to address critical gaps in the safety net. We are currently out of funding but are always working to raise more funds. Please check back here to see if funds are available. If you have questions, please reach out to us at emergency@the-network.org.

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