Click here to view the Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Power and Control Wheel
Click here to view the Cycle of Violence
CADA’s Crisis Line: 360-675-2232 or 1-800-215-5669
Island County Clerk’s Office: 360-679-7359 - Option 6
Island County District Court: 360-675-5988 http://www.islandcounty.net/
Island Transit www.islandtransit.org/
Island Transit is a free transportation service.
Opportunity Council: 360-679-6577 or Toll Free: 1-(800) 317-5427 http://www.oppco.org/
The Opportunity Council is a private, non-profit Community Action Agency serving homeless and low-income families and individuals. They offer a broad scope of services that range from addressing immediate and crisis-oriented needs (food, emergency shelter for those not experiencing domestic violence, eviction-prevention) to longer-term programs that promote self-sufficiency in our community (early childhood education, home weatherization).
DSHS (Department of Social and Health Services): 1-800-743-0117 http://www.dshs.wa.gov/
Senior Services http://www.altsa.dshs.wa.gov/resources/Island/default.htm
NAS Whidbey Island Fleet and Family Support: 360-257-3266
Domestic Abuse Victim Advocate (DAVA): 360-257-8894
Washington State Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-562-6025
WSCADV (Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence) http://www.wscadv.org
Washington State Courts www.courts.wa.gov
CLEAR Intake Line: 1-888-201-1014 http://nwjustice.org/clear-online
CLEAR is Washington’s centralized intake, advice and referral service for low-income people seeking free legal assistance with civil legal problems.
Northwest Justice Project (NJP) www.nwjustice.org
Washington’s publicly funded legal aid program.
WA Law Help: http://www.washingtonlawhelp.org/
Free legal publications and self-help packets for various legal issues in WA state (divorce, custody, protection orders, housing, debt, etc.)
CPS (Child Protective Services) - Intake Line for Washington State: 1-866-829-2153
APS (Adult Protective Services) Intake Line for Washington State: 1-800-487-0416
Domestic Violence Resource Guide for Washington State www.orgsites.com/wa/wdc/
This website provides a list of some shelters and crisis lines by county.
Aging and Adult Services Administration www.aasa.dshs.wa.gov
AASA offers a wide array of resources and services available in Washington State in connection with the Department of Social and Health Services. Specific information on signs of abuse is available at this site.
ACRS (Asian Counseling and Referral Service) www.acrs.org
Asian Counseling and Referral Service (ACRS) is a nationally recognized nonprofit organization offering a broad array of human services and behavioral health programs to Asian Pacific Americans in King County.
ADWAS (Abused Deaf Women’s Advocacy Services) www.adwas.org
Abused Deaf Women’s Advocacy Services empowers Deaf and Deaf Blind survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault and harassment to transform their lives, while striving to change the beliefs and behaviors that foster and perpetuate violence. They provide comprehensive services to individuals and families, community education, and advocacy on systems and policy issues.
API Chaya (Asian, South Asian, and Asian Pacific Islander survivors of domestic and sexual violence)
Consejo (Latino survivors of domestic and sexual violence) www.consejocounseling.org
Northwest Network of Trans, Lesbian, and Gay Survivors of Abuse http://nwnetwork.org/
Washington Coalition of Crime Victim Advocates http://www.wccva.org/
National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233 www.thehotline.org
National Resource Center on Domestic Violence http://www.nrcdv.org/
National Crisis Text Line www.crisistextline.org anyone can text at any hour of the day in any kind of crisis at any location in the US, and a trained crisis couselor will help you safety plan and work through your time of crisis. Text START to 741-741
The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges www.ncjfcj.org/dept/fvd
Family Violence Prevention & Services Resource Centers http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/fysb/fv-centers
National Online Resource Center on Violence Against Women http://www.vawnet.org/
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255) http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/
NCAVP (National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs) http://www.avp.org/index.php
Free Domestic Violence Resources http://www.datingadvice.com/directories/domestic-violence-resources