No one ever deserves to experience abuse.
If you are a victim of domestic violence, you don't need to suffer in silence. Recognizing abuse is the first step.
There are many resources available and people who want to help you.
You can safely learn and reach out for information help online at the National Domestic Violence Hotline. You can also call the hotline at:
1-800-799-SAFE (7233) or for hearing/speech impaired: TTY 1-800-787-3224
King County Help
If you live in King County, you can find additional resources including legal steps, on this King County web page: Get Help for Domestic Violence.
Snohomish County Help
If you live in Snohomish County, you can find additional resources on the Snohomish County web page: Helpful Resources.
If you or someone you know is experiencing domestic violence, police intervention can be life-saving, and may be an essential part of your personal safety plan.
If you are in immediate danger, call 911. You can also text to 911.
If you live in Bothell and you would like to speak with an officer, you can also call our non-emergency number: 425-486-1254.