Domestic Violence Programs
There are approximately 65 domestic violence programs in Georgia; 51 of these offer safe and confidential shelter. These programs provide services free of charge. Services are confidential, and you do not have to leave your relationship to access these services.
Below is a list of services that most domestic violence programs offer:
- Emergency Shelter
- Crisis Line (24/7)
- Child Advocacy
- Legal Advocacy
- Support Groups
- Financial Assistance
- Safety Planning
- Individual Counseling
You can reach your local domestic violence program by calling 1(800) 33-HAVEN (1-800-334-2836) (Se habla Español).
A list of state-certified domestic violence programs can be located here.
The Georgia Domestic Violence Fatality Review Project can provide information and statistics about domestic violence. We can also connect you to local experts in your community. Contact us at email@example.com. DV and the Media is a resource for reporters that includes tips for accurately covering domestic violence crimes.