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St. Louis Domestic and Family Violence Council
Resources for Victims of Domestic and Sexual Violence
(St. Louis Metropolitan Area)




A. Police Assistance

    (911 if emergency)

    Non-emergency numbers:
                          
  • St. Louis County: (314) 615-8608 (weekday daytime hours); (314) 889-2341 (evenings, weekends, holidays)
                      
  • St. Louis City: (314) 444-0100 (Dists. 1 & 2); (314) 444-2500 (Dists. 3 & 4); (314) 444-0001 (Dists. 5 & 6)

B. Order of Protection Offices/Information

     1. Courthouse Offices (to obtain a Child/Adult Order of Protection or to get assistance when such orders are violated)
            a. St. Louis County - St. Louis County Courthouse, 7900 Carondelet Ave., Clayton, MO - Plaza Level
                  Business Hours: (Staff Member will answer)....................................................................................................(314) 615-4725
                      (Mon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Sat. 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.)

         Note: The Adult Abuse Office does not accept any filings for orders of protection after 4:00 p.m. during the work week.

                  After Hours: If you reside in a municipality in St. Louis County, call your local police department.
                   If no one there is able to assist you, call:
                       --The St. Louis County Police Department................................................................................................(314) 889-2341 or
                       --The Hazelwood Police Department.........................................................................................................(314) 838-5000
                  Also: St. Louis County Order of Protection Assistance Program (C.O.P.A.)................................................. (314) 615-3210
                           St. Louis County Domestic Violence Court...........................................................................................(314) 615-4642
                     
             b. St. Louis City - St. Louis City Civil Courts Building, 10 N. Tucker Blvd., St. Louis, MO - 9th Fl. Rm. 901
                  Business Hours: (Staff Member will answer)....................................................................................................(314) 622-4434
                      (M - F: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.)
                  After Hours: Call any Metropolitan Police Department Area Station for assistance.
                  Also: St. Louis City Order of Protection Assistance Program (C.O.P.A.)........................................................(314) 621-4402

     2. Missouri Victim Automatic Notification System (MOVANS)...................................................................................(866) 5MOVANS
                  www.vinelink.com

     3. Victim Address Confidentiality Program (Safe At Home).......................................................................................(866) 509-1409
                  www.mosafeathome.com

C. General Domestic and Sexual Violence Victim Assistance Hotlines/Websites

    1.    Hotlines
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline.........................................................................................................................(800) 799-7233 / (800) 787-3224 (TTY)
  • Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (Safe Connections) Hotline:......................................................................(314) 531-2003
  • Rape Crisis Line (St. Louis Regional Sexual Assault Center):.................................................................................(314) 531-7273
  • ALIVE Hotline.............................................................................................................................................................(314) 993-2777
  • Safe Connections 24-Hour Crisis Helpline................................................................................................................(314) 531-2003
  • Life Source Consultants Hotline...............................................................................................................................(314) 524-0686
  • National Sexual Assault Hotline...............................................................................................................................(800) 656-4673
  • National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline.......................................................................................................................(866) 331-9474 / (866) 331-8453 (TTY)
  • Missouri Elder Abuse Hotline....................................................................................................................................(800) 392-0210
  • Missouri Child Abuse Hotline....................................................................................................................................(800) 392-3738
  • Youth Violence Prevention Hotline...........................................................................................................................(800) 367-2543

    2.    Websites
  • St. Louis County Domestic Violence Court: www.STLOUISCO.COM/CIRCUITCOURT/DOMESTICvIOLENCECOURT
  • Missouri Coalition against Domestic and Sexual Violence: www.MOCADSV.ORG
  • Missouri Bar Association: www.MOBAR.ORG - "Handbook for Survivors of DV"
  • Missouri Attorney General: www.ago.mo.gov/publications/domesticviolence
  • National Coalition against Domestic Violence: www.NCADV.ORG
  • American Bar Association: www.ABANET.ORG (Follow the "Commission on Domestic Violence" links)
  • National Network to End Domestic Violence: www.NNEDV.ORG
  • National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild: www.nationalimmigrationproject.org (Click the "Domestic Violence" link)
  • Rainbow Domestic Violence (GLBT): www.rainbowdomesticviolence.itgo.com

D. Domestic Violence Shelters

  • Alternatives to Living in Violent Environments (ALIVE).............................................................................................(314) 993-7080 St. Louis County
    www.alivestl.org..........................................................................................................................................................(800) 941-9144 Franklin County
  • Bridgeway Women's Center.........................................................................................................................................(877) 946-6854
    www.bridgewaybh.com
  • Kathy J. Weinman Shelter............................................................................................................................................(314) 423-1117
    www.co.st-louis.mo.us/dhs/kjweinmanshelter.html
  • St. Martha's Hall...........................................................................................................................................................(314) 533-1313
    www.saintmarthas.org
  • The Women's Safehouse..............................................................................................................................................(314) 772-4535
    www.twsh.org

E. Domestic and Sexual Violence Victim Advocacy/Counseling Services

  • A.C.C.E.S.S. (MERS/Goodwill) (Employment Services).................................................................................................(314) 646-5845
    www.mersgoodwill.org
  • Alice's House.................................................................................................................................................................(314) 839-4357
  • AWARE (Barnes-Jewish Hospital) (for BJC hospital patients only).............................................................................(314) 362-9273
    www.barnesjewish.org
  • Crime Victim Advocacy Center.....................................................................................................................................(314) 652-3623 Hotline
    www.supportvictims.org
  • The LEAD Institute (Leadership through Education & Advocacy for the Deaf)...........................................................(800) 380-3323
    www.deaflead.org                                                                                                                                Deafline Missouri (636) 219-9880;  (573) 445-5005 Office
  • Life Source Consultants.................................................................................................................................................(314) 524-0686 Hotline
    www.lifesourceconsultants.org.....................................................................................................................................(314) 524-4130 Office
  • Lydia's House..................................................................................................................................................................(314) 771-4411
    www.lydiashouse.org
  • Redevelopment Opportunites for Women (Row)............................................................................................................(314) 588-8300
    www.row-stl.org
  • Safe Connections...........................................................................................................................................................(314) 531-2003 Hotline
    www.safeconnections.org.............................................................................................................................................(314) 646-7500 Office
  • South Asian Women Empowerment Region Association (SAWERA)............................................................................(877) 729-3722 Hotline
    www.sawera.org............................................................................................................................................................(314) 435-3722 Office
  • Woman's Place...............................................................................................................................................................(314) 645-4848
    www.womansplacestl.org
  • Women of Grace.............................................................................................................................................................(314) 652-2572 Hotline
    www.womenofgrace.com..............................................................................................................................................(314) 652-9196 Office
  • YWCA St. Louis Regional Sexual Assault Center..........................................................................................................(314) 531-RAPE Hotline
    www.ywca.org................................................................................................................................................................(314) 726-6665 Office


F. Domestic and Sexual Violence Legal Resources

  • Catholic Legal Assistance Ministry...............................................................................................................................(314) 977-3993
    www.ccstl.org
  • Lasting Solutions/Legal Services of Eastern Missouri..................................................................................................(314) 534-4200 Office
    www.lsem.org                                                                                                                                                                (800) 444-0514
  • Legal Advocates for Abused Women (LAAW) of the Crime Victim
    Advocacy Center (CVAC)................................................................................................................................................(314) 664-6699
    www.laawstl.org
  • St. Louis Circuit Attorney's Victim Services..................................................................................................................(314) 622-4373
    www.circuitattorney.org
  • St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney's Office, Victim Services Division...................................................................(314) 615-4872
    www.stlouiscopa.com
  • St. Louis University School of Law, Legal Clinic...........................................................................................................(314) 977-2778
    www.law.slu.edu/academics/clinics/civil-advocacy-clinics
  • Washington University School of Law, Civil Justice Clinic...........................................................................................(314) 935-7238
    www.law.wustl.edu/civiljustice