Domestic / Community Violence


Alternatives to Living In Violent Environments (ALIVE) provides a crisis hotline, counseling, emergency sanctuary and transportation, and court advocacy to male and female adults and children impacted by domestic abuse while working to increase awareness and create a supportive community.

St. Louis Crisis Line: (314) 993-2777
Franklin County Crisis Line: (636) 583-5700 or 1-800-941-9144

St. Louis County Office:
P.O. Box 28733
St. Louis, MO 63146
Phone: (314) 993-7080
Fax: (314) 567-5629

Franklin County Office:
P.O. Box 223
Union, MO 63084
Phone: (636) 583-9863
Fax: (636) 583-6648


Assisting Women with Advocacy, Resources, and Education (AWARE) strives to make the health care system and the community at large a healthier place for patients and employees of Barnes-Jewish Hospital affected by intimate partner abuse by helping reduce or remedy the effects of intimate partner violence on their lives. The program began as a service for women but is now open to men as well.

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63110
Phone: (314) 362-9273

Crime Victim Advocacy Center of St. Louis

The Crime Victim Advocacy Center of St. Louis (CVAC) provides free resources, counseling, advocacy, and referral for victims of crime and their families. The organizations’s services cover any and all crimes including burglary, robbery, identity theft, assault, homicide, hate crimes, sexual assault, domestic violence, and more. CVAC’s programs include Legal Advocates for Abused Women, which provides crisis intervention and support, legal information and advocacy, safety planning, and legal and social service referrals for victims of abuse.

Hotline: (314) OK-BE-MAD (314-652-3623)
Legal Assistance: 1-800-527-1460

539 North Grand Boulevard, Suite 400
St. Louis, MO 63103
Fax: (314) 531-0299

Kathy J. Weinman Shelter for Victims of Domestic Violence

The Shelter is a domestic violence program for abused women and their children. It provides crisis hotline, intervention, and referral services; a comprehensive assessment of needs; case management; medical, legal, educational, vocational, and social service advocacy; health evaluations and referrals; and mental health services.

Main Location:
41 South Central
Clayton, MO 63105
(314) 615-5000

North – Satellite Center:
Village Square Shopping Center
21 Village Square
Hazelwood, MO 63042
(314) 615-7400

West – Satellite Center:
Clarkson Wilson Centre
82 Clarkson Wilson Centre
Chesterfield, MO 63017
(314) 615-0900

South – Satellite Center:
Keller Plaza
4544 Lemay Ferry Road
St. Louis, MO 63129
(314) 615-4000

Lasting Solutions

Lasting Solutions is a program of Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, an organization that provides legal assistance to the low-income community. Lasting Solutions works with survivors of domestic violence to permanently solve the problem of family violence in their lives and help them rebuild their lives. The lawyers provide counsel, advice, and representation in a variety of situations including orders of protection, divorce, paternity establishments, and child custody cases.

St. Louis (Main Office)
4232 Forest Park Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63108
Phone: (314) 534-4200 or 1-800-444-0514
Fax: (314) 534-1425

Hannibal Office
801 Broadway
Hannibal, MO 63401
Phone: (573) 248-1111 or 1-800-767-2018
Fax: (573) 248-2152

Union Outreach Office
20 S. Church Street
Union, MO 63084
Phone: (866) 583-7877
Fax: (636) 583-7790

St. Louis County Family Court Project
501 S. Brentwood Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63105
Phone: (314) 615-4502
Fax: (314) 615-4477

National Domestic Violence Hotline

The National Domestic Violence Hotline provides lifesaving tools and immediate support to anyone experiencing domestic violence, seeking resources or information, or questioning unhealthy aspects of their relationship. The Hotline enables victims to find safety and live lives free of abuse through phone calls or live online chats. All calls are confidential and anonymous; interpreters are available in more than 170 languages. Resources are available for survivors, friends and family members, and abusive partners.

24-Hour Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (1-800-799-7233)
Text Phone (TTY): 1-800-787-3224
Video Phone: 1-855-812-1001


Rape and Violence End Now (RAVEN) offers domestic violence intervention and prevention services to men and youth at risk to commit violence. RAVEN’s mission is to foster peaceful relationships, families, and communities by increasing self-awareness, challenging abuse and control, teaching alternative behaviors, and promoting personal responsibility.

1914 Olive Street
St. Louis, MO 63103
Phone: (314) 289-8000
Fax: (314) 558-4151



Redevelopment Opportunities for Women (ROW) empowers low-income women and their families to build safety, skills, economic security, and hope for the future through housing, literacy, counseling, and support services.

St. Louis City Office:
Redevelopment Opportunities for Women, Inc.
1914 Olive St, Ste 200
Saint Louis, MO 63103-1693

St. Louis County Office:
2709 Woodson Road
Overland, MO 63114

Mailing Address
PO Box 806
Saint Louis, MO 63188-0806

Safe Connections

Safe Connections works to prevent and end domestic and sexual violence while helping survivors reclaim their lives. The organization provides services in prevention education, crisis intervention, and counseling to women and teens.

24-hour Crisis Helpline: (314) 531-2003

2165 Hampton Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63139
Phone: (314) 646-7500
Fax: (314) 646-8181

Victim Services

Victim Services is a law enforcement-based program that aids victims of domestic violence.

Available services:
Leadership through Education and Advocacy for the Deaf (LEAD) Institute interpreter services for hearing-impaired domestic violence victims: 1-800-380-3323
Missouri Child Abuse Hotline: 1-800-392-3738
Missouri Child Support Enforcement Unit: 1-800-859-7999
Missouri Coalition Against Domestic Violence: 1-888-666-1911
Missouri Coalition Against Sexual Assault: 1-877-7MO-CASA (1-877-766-2272)
Missouri Crime Victims Compensation Program: 1-800-347-6881
Missouri Elder Abuse Hotline: 1-800-392-0210
Missouri Office for Victims of Crime: 1-866-334-MOVC (1-866-334-6682)
Missouri Victim Assistance Network: 1-800-698-9199
Mothers Against Drunk Driving, State Office: 1-800-736-MADD (1-800-736-6233)
National Center for Missing and Exploited Children: 1-800-843-5678
Parents of Murdered Children: 1-800-818-POMC (1-800-818-7662)
Telecommunication Device for the Deaf Hotline: 1-800-826-7653

Dawn Davison, Victim Services Coordinator
Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office
P.O. Box 100
Hillsboro, MO 63050
Phone: (636) 797-5017
Fax: (636) 797-5049

The Women’s Safe House

The mission of The Women’s Safe House is to provide safe shelter and support services to battered women and their dependent children and to empower women to make informed choices about their futures. All services are free and confidential.

P.O. Box 63010
St. Louis, MO 63163
24 Hour Crisis Intervention Hotline : (314) 772-4535