Resources

Need Help with Legal Services

Texas Legal Rural Aid Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid, Inc. provides free legal services to indigent residents of South and West Texas and to migrant and seasonal farm workers throughout Texas, Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Tennessee.

Need Emergency Housing

Family Violence Prevention Services FVPS is able to offer residential and non-residential clients shelter, transitional housing, among other services.

If You Need Help Leaving an Abusive Partner Safely

Please call the SAPD non-emergency number at 210-207-7273, and the advocates with the Crisis Response Teams can help you make a plan.

Family Violence Prevention Services

Call 210.733.8810 anytime to speak to crisis intervention specialist.

Rape Crisis Center

The Rape Crisis Center will be offering all their free and confidential counseling services via phone and/or telehealth using Zoom Video Conferencing. Call 210.349.7273 anytime to speak to an advocate.

Trans LifeLine

This hotline is staffed exclusively by transgender operators and provides emotional support and financial resources to trans people. Call 1.877.565.8860 between 9 a.m. – 3 a.m. daily to speak to an advocate.

StrongHearts Native Helpline for Domestic/Sexual Violence

Confidential hotline specifically for native communities. Call 1.844.762.8483 between 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. daily to speak to an advocate.

National Sexual Assault Hotline

Call 1.800.656.4673 anytime to receive free, confidential support from a counselor.

Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline

Call 1.800.422.4453 anytime to speak to a counselor. Options for live chat and texting are available as well on the  Childhelp website

National Domestic Violence Hotline

Call 1.800.799.7233 and TTY 1.800.787.3224 (confidential and free) If you are unable to speak safely, you can log onto the National Domestic Violence Hotline website or text LOVEIS to 22522.