If you are in immediate danger, call 911.

For help at any time, call a 24-Hour hotline:
Violence Intervention Project Crisis Line: 1-800-660-6667
Minnesota Domestic Violence Crisis Line: 1-866-223-1111
National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) TTY: 1-800-787-3224

Protect Yourself Now

  • Do not use this website if you suspect your computer is being monitored by your abuser. For your safety, learn about technology and safety before you use our website.
  • Please note the “Quick Escape” button on each page. It will take you to a different website if you need to exit our site quickly. Use this if someone you do not trust enters the room or may try to see what website you are visiting.
  • Do not leave Someplace Safe materials or related information in a place where someone might find them.
  • If you call us and have a redial feature on your phone, be sure to dial a “safe” number after you call us.

Remember, Internet use is traceable. Your abuser may be able to see what websites you have visited and emails you have sent even if you delete your browser history and delete files. Access a safe computer to use the Internet such as at a library, community center or a friend’s house.