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Day One, a Program of Cornerstone, is Minnesota’s Statewide Crisis Line Network for Domestic Abuse, Sexual Violence, and Human Trafficking. If you are experiencing violence not in Minnesota, you can still contact Day One, and there are other resources to help, too.

National Resources

National Domestic Violence Hotline

24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, the National Domestic Violence Hotline provides essential tools and support to help survivors of domestic violence so they can live their lives free of abuse.

Contacts to The Hotline can expect highly-trained, expert advocates to offer free, confidential, and compassionate support, crisis intervention information, education, and referral services in over 200 languages.

Contact the National Domestic Abuse Hotline by calling them at 1.800.799.SAFE(7233), text “START” to 88788, or chat via their website.

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) Sexual Assault Hotline

RAINN is the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization. RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline in partnership with more than 1,000 local sexual assault service providers across the country. If you or someone you know has been sexually assaulted, help is available. Call someone who can help at 800.656.4673 or chat online.

National Human Trafficking Hotline

The National Human Trafficking Hotline provides 24/7 confidential support for those experiencing in trafficking situations across the country. If you or someone you know needs help, call the National Human Trafficking Hotline toll-free hotline, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 1-888-373-7888 to speak with a specially trained Anti-Trafficking Hotline Advocate. Support is provided in more than 200 languages. They are there to listen and connect you with the help you need to stay safe. Callers can dial 711 to access the Hotline using TTY. You can also email them at [email protected].

To report a potential human trafficking situation, call the hotline at 1-888-373-7888, or submit a tip online here.

Minnesota-Based Resources

For more information on Minnesota-based resources available to you, visit our Network Partners Directory and our Culturally-Specific Communities and Safety Planning page. To contact Day One, call the Minnesota Day One Crisis Line 1-866-223-1111 to speak with an advocate (interpreters are available), text 612-399-9995, or click the CHAT NOW button on this site to connect with a Day One advocate. A Day One advocate is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to assist you.

If you are in immediate danger, call 911.

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