Important information for anyone seeking services in Arizona: The 2-1-1 Arizona (CONTACS) Shelter Hotline now has limited hours of service Monday – Friday, 7am – 6pm, closed weekends. For services on off hours within Maricopa County, please call 480-890-3039, for services outside of Maricopa County, please call the 24-Hour National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-7233 (SAFE).
Register now for the 2014 Conference – Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault, Victim Services Conference: Three Movements, One Vision of Safety and Justice
Our mission: To lead, to advocate, to educate, to collaborate, to prevent and end sexual and domestic violence in Arizona.
What is sexual violence?
Sexual violence is any sexual conduct that occurs without consent.
What is domestic violence?
Domestic violence is a pattern of behavior that includes the use or threat of violence and intimidation for the purpose of gaining power and control over another person. Violence is characterized by: Physical Abuse, Sexual Abuse, Economic Abuse, Isolation, Emotional Abuse, Control, or Verbal Abuse.