Student Life

CAPS

Community Resources

When your require immediate help for a situation, the following numbers will help you reach the proper resources.

Community Resources Law Enforcement
Philadelphia Police Department Emergency………………………........... 911
Special Victims Unit…………………………………….''215-685-3263 M-F
                                                                        215-685-3251/2 All other times
District Attorney
Family Violence and Sexual Assault Unit…….…………….215-686-8096
Lower Merion Police Department Emergency…………………...……911
    Non Emergency………………………………………..610-649-1000

24 Hour Hotline Numbers
Women Organized Against Rape…………………………...215-985-3333
Victim Service Center (Montgomery Co.)…………………..888-521-0983

Domestic Violence
Women Against Rape (Del. Co.)………………...………….610-566-4342
Women Against Abuse (Shelter)………………….…………215-386-7777
Bilingual Domestic Violence Project………………..………215-739-9999
    (Lutheran Settlement House)  Espanol………………...…215-235-9992
Latina Domestic Violence Program………………………....215-291-8742
     (Congreso de Latinos Unidos)
Montgomery County Women’s Center……………………..610-679-1548
Women in Transition…………………………………………215-751-1111
      (Domestic Violence, Substance Abuse & Battered Lesbians)

Suicide
Philadelphia Suicide Hotline…………………………………215-686-4420

Sexual Assault Examination
Lankenau ER…………………………………………………610-645-2285
Jefferson Hospital…………………………………………….215-955-6000

Legal Services and Information
Women Against Abuse Legal Center………………………..215-686-7082
Women’s Law Project…………………………………..……215-928-9801
Philadelphia Legal Assistance……………………………….215-981-3800
Center for Gay/Lesbian Civil Rights………………………..215-731-1447

Counseling to Stop Being Violent
Menergy,  A Men’s Resource Center
     (English and Spanish)……………………………………..215-242-2235
Triangle Space (Menergy Services for Women)…………….215-242-2235
Men’s Resource Center………………………………………215-564-0488
      For Men Who Are Violent

Other Help Lines (9:00 AM – 5:00 PM)
Korean Women’s Support……………………………………215-869-5703
SEWAA……………………………………………………....215-627-3922
(Services/Education for Women from Pakistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, India)
AIDS Hotline…………………………………………………800-232-4636
    (also CDC Hotline-bilingual)

National Hotlines
National Center for Victims of Crime……………………….800-394-2255
National Domestic Violence Hotline……………………...800-799-SAFE
National Sexual Assault Hotline…………………………..800-656-HOPE
National Teens Dating Abuse Hotline…………..………….866-331-9474