Resources and Hotlines



If you have an emergency, please go to your nearest emergency room or call 911.

24 Hour Hotlines

  • Adult Protective Services: 703-324-7450
  • Child Protective Services: 703-324-7400
  • CrisisLink: 703-527-4077
  • Domestic and Sexual Violence Services: 703-360-7273
  • Women’s Shelter: 703-435-4940
  • Woodburn Mental Health Emergency Line: 703-573-5679
  • Suicide: 1-800-SUICIDE
    or 1-800-784-2433
    or 988lifeline call or text 988
  • Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program (CPEP): 202-673-9319
  • Washington, D.C. Department of Mental Health: 1-888-7WE-HELP
    or 1-888-793-4357

Links to Resources

Helpful Resources:

988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline –

Neari Press –
Programming and resources for highly at-risk children and youth and the professionals who work with them.

Safer Society –
Resources for the treatment of sexual abuse.

Helping Survivors –
Resources to assist victims of sexual assault or abuse.

Center for Sex Offender Management (CSOM) –
CSOM is a national clearinghouse and technical assistance center that supports state and local jurisdictions in the effective management of sex offenders. CSOM aims to provide those responsible for managing sex offenders with ready access to the most current knowledge by synthesizing and disseminating research and effective practices to the field; and by offering specialized training and technical assistance on a wide variety of issues related to sex offender management

Association for Treatment of Sexual Abusers (ATSA) –
ATSA is an international, multi-disciplinary organization dedicated to preventing sexual abuse. Through research, education, and shared learning ATSA promotes evidence based practice, public policy and community strategies that lead to the effective assessment, treatment and management of individuals who have sexually abused or are at risk to abuse.

Child Welfare Information Gateway –
The Child Welfare Information Gateway connects child welfare and related professionals to comprehensive information and resources to help protect children and strengthen families. Features the latest on topics from prevention to permanency, including child abuse and neglect, foster care, and adoption.

Administration for Children & Families (ACF) –
ACF is a division of the Department of Health & Human Services. ACF promotes the economic and social well-being of families, children, individuals and communities.

International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (ISPCAN) –
ISPCAN is a multidisciplinary international organization that brings together a worldwide cross-section of committed professionals to work toward the prevention and treatment of child abuse, neglect and exploitation globally.