Safety Resources

ABUSE PREVENTING AND REPORTING

Child Welfare Information Gateway                                                              
This website provides toll-free numbers and website links by state for reporting suspected child abuse, maltreatment and neglect.

National Center on Elder Abuse 
This website provides resources on elder abuse prevention, including information on reporting suspected cases of elder abuse.

National Domestic Violence Hotline 
1-800-799-SAFE (7233)                                                                                 
TTY 1-800-787-3224.       
This toll free hotline can be reached 24 hours a day and provides information and referrals to victims of domestic violence, friends, and families. 

CRISIS

Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-TALK (8255)
TTY: 1-800-799-4889
This 24-hour, toll-free, confidential suicide prevention hotline is available to anyone in crisis or emotional distress. Calls are routed to the nearest crisis center in a national network of more than 150 centers.

Veterans Crisis Line
1-800-273-8255
TTY: 1-800-799-4889
This toll-free, confidential hotline connects veterans in crisis (and their families and friends) with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders. Online chat or text communication also available.

HOME SAFETY

Preventing Falls: Tips for Older Adults & Caregivers 
National Council on Aging resource for fall prevention tips for seniors and caregivers.