Smart 911 is a mobile app that allows first responders with information about you and your household in case you are not able to speak or are not aware of your location.
For organizations to help with domestic violence the following Chicagoland area centers are available:
Apna Ghar is a human rights organization working to end gender violence within immigrant communities. Their services include counseling, emergency shelter, and case management.
- Phone number: 773-883-4663
- Hotline: 773-334-4633
Chicago Abused Women Coalition is a non-profit organization that provides services that includes shelter, counseling, safety planning, legal advocacy, outreach and nutrition.
- Phone Number: 773-489-9087
- Crisis Hotline: 773-278-4566
Family Rescue assists victims of domestic violence and their children escape violence and work towards their full potential. Family Rescue provides a number of services like the Rosenthal Family Lodge, Community Outreach Program, Ridgeland Apartments & Children’s Program.
- Phone Number: 773-375-1918
- 24-hour crisis line: 800-360-6619
Mujeres Latinas En Accion is a Latina-led organization that dedicates their services to community members seeking domestic violence or sexual assault services located in near Pilsen.
- Phone number: 773-890-7676
- Crisis Hotline: 312-738-5358
BASTA! (Enough!) Domestic Violence Program in Healthcare Alternative Systems (H.A.S.) offers a wide range of counseling and supportive services that includes safety planning, court and legal advocacy, emergency food and shelter as well as more.
- For more information call, 773-252-3100
- The program is FREE of cost