If it is an emergency, the operator will immediately connect the caller to a service provider in his or her area.
If the call is deemed a non-emergency, the operator may speak to the caller to offer emotional support and/or refer the caller to verbal abuse support groups in the city where she resides.
- Not be controlling or manipulative in my relationship.
Dating abuse is when one partner tries to exert power or control over his or her dating partner.
Visit the links below to learn all about dating and relationships and access support.
The call is then instantaneously connected to the nearest RAINN (Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network) member center.
If all counselors at that center are busy, the call is sent to the next closest center.
Our trained counselors can discuss anything that's on your mind. Depression & Suicide The Trevor Project Call 866-488-7386 (24/7) Live Chat with the Trevor Project (Fridays PM to PM EST) Dating Abuse & Domestic Violence loveisrespect Call 1-866-331-9474 (24/7) Chat Online with loveisrespect (7 days/week, PM to AM EST) or text loveis to 22522 National Domestic Violence Hotline Call 1-800-799-7233 (24/7) Email the National Domestic Violence Hotline (24/7) RAINN: Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network Call 1-800-656-4673 (24/7) Live Chat with RAINN (24/7) Child Abuse Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline Call 1-800-422-4453 (24/7) National Safe Place Text SAFE and your current location to the number 69866 (24/7) Runaways, Homeless, and At-Risk Youth National Runaway Safeline Call 1-800-786-2929 (24/7) Live Chat 7 days/week, to PM CST Home Free Family reunification program provides free bus tickets to eligible runaway and homeless youth.
The relationships you have in your youth help form the foundations for relationships later in life.