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Domestic Violence Support Groups

Buckeye Region Anti-Violence Organization (BRAVO)

LGBT teens can call the toll-free confidential helpline to receive survivor support and report hate and bias violence, discrimination, intimate partner violence, stalking and/or sexual assault.
(614) 294-7867 or (866) 862-7286 Toll-free
bravo.equitashealth.org

Sexual Assault Response Network of Central Ohio (SARNCO)

Provides advocacy and emotional support services in conjunction with medical and social services at OhioHealth Emergency Departments and other local facilities in central Ohio. The 24-hour free, confidential local rape helpline offers emotional support, counseling referrals and community education for victims of sexual assault, rape, abuse and incest.
1299 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, Ohio 43212
24-Hour Local Hotline: (614) 267-7020
National Hotline (RAINN): (800) 656-4673
ohiohealth.com/services/neuroscience/our-programs/behavioral-and-mental-health/sarnco

Ohio Hispanic Coalition

Offers several free services to the Latino community including: homework help, educational after school programs and summer camps; 24/7 translation and interpretation services for multiple languages, ESL and citizenship classes for adults; tobacco free program, free car seat checks, and support group for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

  • Main Office
    100 East Campus View Boulevard, Columbus, Ohio 43235
  • Cultural and Educational Centers
    3431 East Main Street, Columbus, Ohio 43213
    3360 Kohr Boulevard, Columbus, Ohio 43224
    3556 Sullivant Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43204

(614) 840-9934
ohiohispaniccoalition.org

Mount Carmel Crime & Trauma Assistance Program (CTAP)

Offers trauma-focused, best practice and trauma specific services to children and adult victims, survivors, and co-survivors of crime and trauma at no cost. They also offer comprehensive training and consultation to community organizations and providers about trauma, treatment, and trauma-informed care practices.
Program: Services include individual trauma informed counseling, group therapeutic services, trauma informed yoga groups, horticultural therapeutic programs and clinical case management.
Eligibility: ages 5 and up who have experienced a traumatic event
Cost: free
Referral: Call the number below or email ctap@mchs.com for more information and how to make a referral.
Mount Carmel West – Franklinton Campus (Medical Building #2)
777 West State Street, Suite 506, Columbus, Ohio 43222
(614) 234-5900
mountcarmelhealth.com/about-us/community-benefit/outreach-programs/crime-and-trauma-assistance-program-ctap

Turning Point

Provides temporary shelter for victims/survivors of domestic violence and their children, food, transportation, individual and group education and support; as well as advocacy, transitional housing and a crisis line that provides victims with supportive listening, information and referral resources and access to agency services. All services are free of charge and confidential. They serve primarily domestic violence victims and their families in Crawford, Delaware, Marion, Morrow, Union and Wyandot Counties.
PO Box 875, Marion, Ohio 43301

24-Hour Hotline:

  • (800) 232-6505 for callers outside of Marion
  • (740) 382-8988 for local and business calls
  • Text “turningpoint”, “turning point”, “tphelp” or “turningHELP” to 20121

turningpoint6.org