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Dating violence is never your fault. Everyone deserves a relationship that is free of violence. If you or someone you know is experiencing abuse from a dating partner, contact your local safe place program. If you or a loved one are in immediate danger and need assistance, call 9-1-1.

Pennsylvania and National Resources

National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline • 866-331-9474
Provides one-on-one service from peer advocates. The helpline operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and offers translation services. Assistance via online chat services is available 4 p.m. to midnight CST, 7 days a week.
National Domestic Violence Hotline • 800-799-SAFE
Operating 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, provides services in more than 170 languages.
Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) Hotline • 800-656-HOPE (4673)
Offers assistance 24 hours a day, 7 days a week from on-duty volunteers to answer questions and provide support and local resources.
Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence (PCADV) • 800-799-SAFE (7233)
Offers a 24-hour National Hotline-English & Spanish. Provides 60 community-based programs to meet individualized needs and works closely with domestic violence victims and their children. 
Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape (PCAR) Hotline • 888-772-7227
Works to end sexual violence and advocates for the rights and needs of sexual assault victims.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline • • 800-273-8255
Provides 24/7 service via a toll-free hotline. The helpline is available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress.

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