Domestic Violence

Peace for Families (Placer County) –
Services for survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence. Support groups, advocacy and shelter for battered women and children. Groups led by professionals. Sliding fees. No fee for groups. Also provides legal services in Auburn. Contact: Nancy Bassett at (530) 885-0443.

Women Escaping a Violent Environment (WEAVE) provides counseling for men and women and a safe house for women and children. Call their 24 hour crisis line at (916) 920-2952.

Placer County Women’s Center –
Their 24-hour crisis line is 652-6558.

The Center for Violence-Free Relationships –
(formerly called El Dorado Women’s Center) in Placerville
The Center for violence-free relationships. Their new address is 344 Placerville Dr. Suite 11 Placerville Ca 95667, 530-626-1450 and 916-939-4464, and the crisis hotline numbers are 530-626-1131 and 916-939-6616.

Nevada County Domestic Violence Crisis Line
Their number is (530) 272-3467.

National Domestic Violence Hotline –
1−800−799−7233 or TTY 1−800−787−3224.
This website offers  downloadable materials and education about why people abuse and special considerations for abuse in the LGBT community and in regards to immigration.