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Learn More About Domestic Violence

People in all walks of life can be victims of family violence or harassment, abuse, or life-endangering situations. Learn how to determine if you or someone you know is being hurt and how to get help.

Domestic Violence Resources & Assistance

If you are in immediate danger, leave or have someone you can trust stay with you and call a crisis hotline for assistance, location of a women's shelter, counseling, and crisis intervention.

The following resources and telephone numbers are available:

  • New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-773-3645 (Statewide)
  • Women's Community Association/Shelter from Domestic Violence: 505-247-4219 (Albuquerque)
  • All Faith's Receiving Home - Emergency Shelter for Children: 505-345-8938
  • APD Victim Assistance Unit: 505-243-2333 (Albuquerque)
  • Albuquerque Women's Resource Center: 505-242-7033 (Albuquerque)
  • New Mexico Domestic Legal Help Line: 1-877-974-3400 (Statewide) 505-243-4300 (Albuquerque)
  • New Mexico Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs: 1-888-883-8020 (Statewide) 505-883-8020 (Albuquerque)
  • Morning Star - Advocacy Program for Native American Women: 505-232-8299 (Albuquerque)
  • Resources - Women's Advocacy Group: 505-884-1241 (Albuquerque)
  • Enlace - Spanish Speaking: 505-246-8972
  • 911 or the non-emergency number - 505-242-COPS (2677) (Albuquerque)
  • Nationwide Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (Nationwide)
  • National Resource Center on Domestic Violence: 1-800-537-2238 (Nationwide)
  • Restraining Orders: 505-841-8400
  • Crime Victim's Reparation Commission: 505-841-9432