Domestic Violence Victims' Services

Family Law CASA does not endorse or support any of the organizations named below; the information is simply provided to assist those seeking resources. The list may not be complete and does not include those in private practice.

King County Coordinated Response Guide to Domestic Violence

Coalition Ending Gender-Based Violence's  Family Law Toolkit for Domestic Violence Survivors

Domestic Abuse Women's Network (DAWN) Comm. Advocates
P.O. Box 88007 
Tukwila, WA 98138 
Phone: (425) 656-4305
Toll free: (877) 465-7234
Fax: (425) 656-4309
24-Hour Crisis Hotline: (425) 656-7867
En Espanol:
(425) 656-4305, ext. 232
Cost: Free 

Additional Information: Offers counseling and advocacy for DV survivors, support groups (English or Spanish), children’s programs (Kid’s Club), and confidential shelter and other health support services. Extended Stay program for transitional housing for homeless families. The shelter-based program offers domestic violence education, recreational activities, play times, tutors for school-age children, and access to daycare and schools. The Shelter children’s advocate provides moms and their children a supportive atmosphere, and access to information and resources to meet children’s needs.

Eastside Domestic Violence Program

PO Box 6398
Bellevue, WA 98008
Phone: (425) 562-8840
24-hour Crisis Line: 1-425-746-1940 or 1-800-827-8840

Additional Information:
Offers counseling and assistance to DV survivors and their children. Serves East King County. Programs offered (from website): 24 hour Crisis Line, Individual and Group Counseling, Support Groups, Children & Teen Groups, Legal Advocates, Community Education, Information and Referrals, Emergency Shelter, Rental Assistance and Permanent and Transitional Housing Assistance

HCSATS: Harborview Center for Sexual Assault and Traumatic Stress 
401 Broadway, Suite 2075
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206-744-1600 
Fax: 206-744-1614 
TTY: 206-744-1616 
Cost: Accepts children’s medical coupons if child is not in counseling elsewhere, and accepts private insurance; call for exact fees if not using medical coupons or insurance. 
Duration: Approximately 14-18 weeks. 
Time: By appointment only during Monday-Friday, 8:00am-6:00pm, with some evening appointments. 

Additional Information:
Offers family/individual counseling for abuse victims; medical exams for victims of child abuse/sexual assault; foster care assessment program; Comprehensive Assessment Program (CAP) for families involved with Child Protection Services.

PO Box 6398
Bellevue, WA 98008
24 Hour Help Line: 1-800-827-8840 /1-425-746-1940


Additional Information: Advocates for victims of domestic violence, provides resources and a 24 hour helpline.

New Beginnings 
P.O. Box 75125
Seattle, WA 98175-0125 
24-hour Help Line: (206) 522-9472

Administrative Office: (206) 783-4520  

Additional Information: Offers counseling and assistance to DV survivors and their children. Located in Seattle.

Valley Cities Counseling and Consultation

Phone: (253) 939-4055
Cost: Accepts private insurance, Medicaid, Medicare, private pay, and offers a sliding fee scale depending upon availability.

Additional Information: Domestic violence counseling; family support; homelessness and housing services; other counseling services. Clients need to call and have a phone screening to set up intake appointment.


Administration and Comprehensive Services 
2704 'I' Street Northeast 
Auburn, WA 98002 
Access: (253) 939-4055 
General Information: (253) 833-7444 
Fax: (253) 833-0480 
TTY: (800) 833-6384 
Hours: Monday-Thursday 8:30am-6:15pm, Friday 8:30am-5:00pm

Federal Way 
Comprehensive Services/Youth and Family Services 
33301 1st Way South, Suite C-115 
Federal Way, WA 98003 
Hours: Monday- Thursday 8:30am-6:15pm; Friday 8:30am-5:00pm

Family Support Center at Laurelwood Gardens Apartments 
29505 21st Ave. South #4 
Federal Way, WA 98003 
Phone: (253) 839-8330

Comprehensive Services 
325 West Gowe Street 
Kent, WA 98032 
Hours: Monday- Thursday 8:30am-6:15pm; Friday 8:30am-5:00pm

923 Powell Ave SW, Suite 100
Renton, WA 98057
Hours: Monday- Friday 8:30am-4:30pm

Homeless Families 
655 S. Orcas Street - Suite 122 
Seattle, WA 98108

Wellspring Family Services 
(formerly Family Services)

Domestic Violence Intervention Program
1900 Rainier Ave South
Seattle, WA 98144

Phone: 206-826-3044
Fax: (877) 903-0553 
Hours:  Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm (administrative)
Cost: varies; does accept most insurance and Medicare, does not accept medical coupons 
Location: Multiple offices. Call or visit website for locations.

Additional Information: Provides State Certified DV intervention programs. Chemical Dependency and Domestic Violence and a Kids’ Club. There are services for couples and families and individual counseling for children and adults. Programs include counseling; domestic violence victims’ services; family programs; homeless services; parenting services. Clients need to participate in a phone screening with therapist then set an appointment. After screening, the therapist may make referrals based upon client’s needs if appropriate.

YWCA of South King County and Central Seattle

YWCA South King County Regional Center 
1010 S 2nd Street 
Renton, WA 98057
Phone: (425) 226-1266, #5

Additional Information: YWCA provides advocacy and services for domestic violence victims, including emergency housing. Serves South King County.

24-hour Emergency Shelter From Domestic Violence (Downtown Seattle)
Phone: (206) 461-4882

Additional Information:
Provides shelter for women (over 18) and children only (no boys over age 9).
Also provides domestic violence victims’ advocacy, counseling, and support groups. It is a 45-day emergency shelter, during which time women are given assistance in finding permanent housing and other necessary services. They cannot accept boys over the age of 9 at the shelter.

For Non-English Speakers (all located in Seattle)

Asian Counseling and Referral Service (ACRS)

3639 Martin Luther King Jr. Way S. 
Seattle, WA 98144 
(206) 695-7600
Cost: Accepts Medicaid, Basic Health, private pay and selected private insurances, including Group Health Molina and Regence and Blue Shields. For those who are not insured ACRS has a sliding-fee schedule.
Additional Information: Domestic and dating violence counseling. Support for current victims of DV. Minimum one-year state mandated group treatment, affordable individual counseling, referral to other needed services such as substance abuse treatment or mental health.

Bellevue office
1420 156th Ave NE Suite G (next to Crossroads Mall)
Bellevue, WA 98007

P.O. Box 14047 
Seattle, WA 98114
Helpline: (206) 325-0325
Office: (206) 467-9976
Toll-free: 1-877-92CHAYA

Addotional Information:
Provides advocacy, services, and community support for South Asian victims of domestic violence. Raises awareness within the Seattle South Asian community of the problem of domestic violence and how to prevent it and talk about it. Information available in Hindi, Punjabi, Telugu, Urdu, and other South Asian regional languages.

Chinese Information and Service Center

611 S Lane St. 
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: (206) 624-5633
Fax: (206) 624-5634

Additional Information: CISC provides ounseling for domestic violence victims and their children.

Consejo Counseling and Referral Service

3808 S. Angeline St. 
Seattle, WA. 98118 
Phone: (206) 461-4880 
Violence Hotline: (206) 753-7006
Fax: (206) 461-6989 
Hours: Monday- Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
Cost: Sliding scale and medical coupons are accepted.

Additional Information: Mental health counseling, legal advocacy, and referrals for Spanish speaking adults and children. To set up sessions, call and ask for intake. 

Korean Community Counseling Center
23830 Highway 99
Edmonds, WA 98026
Phone: (425) 697-5642

Additional Information: Provides domestic violence victim advocacy.

Refugee Women’s Alliance (REWA)
Main Office
4008 Martin Luther King Jr. Way South
Seattle, WA 98108
Phone: (206) 721-0243

Additional Information: REWA provides legal and community advocates who are bilingual in many languages. Assistance, education, advocacy, and community involvement for refugee and immigrant communities. Operates in King and Snohomish Counties.

Other offices in South King County, Kent, and Beacon Hill. Call or see website for locations.

Domestic Violence program:
PO Box 14373
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: (206) 721-0243
Provides: Support for victims of DV, sexual assault, and/or human trafficking. This includes support groups, counseling, connecting victims to legal and social services, and helping them take the next step to ensure their personal safety and well-being. REWA also works to raise community awareness of these issues. Assistance offered in many languages.

Special Populations

Abused Deaf Women Advocacy Services (ADWAS) 
Local Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Line
Video phone only for deaf callers: 1-855-812-1001 
TTY: 1 (800) 787-3224 
Voice: 1 (800) 799-7233 
ADWAS Main Office VP: (206) 922-7088
Office phone: (206) 726-0093 TTY
Cost: FREE

Additional Information: ADWAS provides advocacy and counseling for Deaf, Deaf-Blind, or Hard of Hearing victims of domestic violence, sexual abuse, and stalking. Located in Seattle, serves King, Pierce, and Snohomish Counties. ADWAS also offers the Positive Deaf Parenting program. See website for class schedules. Transitional housing assistance also available.

Family and Youth Services, United Indians of All Tribes 

3801 West Government Way 
Seattle, WA 98199 
Phone: (206) 285-4425
Cost: No cost if clients qualify for Medicaid.

Domestic Violence survivors’ programs:

12-week domestic violence class for women 18 and over.
Call Lara at (206) 723-2825 for more information or email her at

Additional Information: Every family and child it met from a respectful and supportive place. Your child's needs are assessed, and services are based on the individual needs of the family and children. ________________________________________________________________________________

Northwest Network 
PO Box 18436 
Seattle, WA 98118
Phone: (206) 568-7777
TTY: (206) 517-9670

Serves LGBTQ victims of domestic violence. All genders welcome. Assistance with protection orders, counseling, safety planning. Legal advocacy, group support, and counseling. Located in Seattle.

Northwest Family Life

11320 Roosevelt Way NE
Seattle, WA 98125
Phone: (206) 363-9601
Fax: (206) 363-9639

Additional Information: NW Family Life offers counseling & support groups, safety planning, advocacy referrals, and community resources

Youth Eastside Services (YES)

Phone: (425) 747-4937
Hours: See individual location information. Additionally, some evening appointments are available.
Cost: Accepts insurance, Medicaid/medical coupons and offers a sliding fee scale that goes to zero.

Additional Information: Services are for children only; parents are included in conjunction with the child’s therapy. Provides counseling for teen survivors of sexual abuse and domestic violence.

Bellevue Branch
999 164th Avenue NE
Bellevue, WA 98008
Phone: (425) 747-4937 
Fax: (425) 957-0351 
Hours: Monday- Thursday 9:00am-9:00pm; Friday 9:00 am- 6:00 pm

Kirkland Branch
11829 97th Avenue NE
Kirkland, WA 98034 
Phone: (425) 827-4937 
Fax: (425) 827-7047 
Hours: Monday – Thursday 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Redmond Branch
Family Resource Center 
15600 Redmond Way, #102 
Redmond, WA 98052 
Phone: (425) 869-6036 
Fax: (425) 869-6037 
Hours: Tuesday – Thursday 2:00 pm – 8:30 pm

YES also has offices at other community centers:
   Crossroads Community Center: (425) 641-6006
   Firehouse Teen Center: (425) 556-2399
   Kirkland Teen Center: (425) 822-3088
   Ground Zero Teen Center: (425) 637-7927