In an emergency situation, always call 911. Emergency situations include a recent threat of violence, recent act of violence or if someone’s health is in imminent danger.

Surviving Sexual Violence During COVID-19

If you have experienced sexual violence during the COVID-19 shelter in place, you have options for emergency services and support. We know that a lot of people are concerned about what services are safe to access right now. We also know that a lot of survivors may be in closer quarters with people who harm them and have less mobility to access care that they need. Resilience staff is here to offer options. Click here to learn more.

Crisis Hotlines

(All are 24 hours a day unless otherwise noted)


State of Illinois Domestic Violence Hotline

877-863-6338 (877-TO END DV) | http://batteredwomensnetwork.org/

877-863-6339 for people who are deaf or hearing impaired

Chicago Rape Crisis Hotline

888-293-2080 | www.ywcachicago.org


Rape, Abuse and Incest National (RAINN) Hotline

1-800-656-HOPE  |  www.rainn.org

Planned Parenthood

1-800-230-7526  | www.plannedparenthood.org

National Domestic Violence Hotline

1-800-799-SAFE (7233) or 1-800-787-3224 |  www.thehotline.org