The National Domestic Violence Hotline connects callers to over 5,000 agencies and resources across the country and operates 24/7, 365 days a year.
Read The National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey for more facts about intimate partner violence, sexual violence, and stalking.
Each year, FYSB administers FVPSA grants that provide safe housing, counseling and more to victims of domestic violence.
FYSB's Family Violence Prevention Services Program exists to ensure that all victims of domestic violence have access to the services and supports that they need to live a life free of abuse.
Giving youth a safe place to stay may reduce instances of sex trafficking and survival sex, in which youth trade sex for food, housing, or other resources.
In June 2016, the Family and Youth Services Bureau announced a demonstration project targeting young adults who left foster care after the age of 18 and need additional housing supports and services.
NRS volunteers help young people who no longer feel safe at home explore their options, including finding a safe place to stay.