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24-Hour Helplines

Domestic Violence: (209) 465-4878
Sexual Assault: (209) 465-4997
Youth/Human Trafficking: (209) 948-1911

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Until the violence stops, the helplines will continue to answer calls from victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Help is available to callers 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

National Sexual Assault Helpline

The Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN) is the nation's largest anti-sexual assault organization.

Toll Free: 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)
Web: www.rainn.org

RAINN has a nationwide partnership with more than 1,100 local rape crisis centers and provides victims of sexual assault with free, confidential services 24 hours a day/7 days a week.

National Domestic Violence Helpline

The National Domestic Violence Helpline works toward supporting safety for individuals and communities, i.e., safe homes and safe families are the foundation of a safe society.

Toll Free: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
TTY: 1-800-787-3224
Web: www.ndvh.org

Helpline advocates are available for victims and anyone calling on their behalf to provide crisis intervention, safety planning, information and referrals to agencies in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Assistance is available in English and Spanish with access to more than 140 languages through interpreter services.

If you or someone you know is frightened about something in your relationship, please call the National Domestic Violence Helpline now.

For more information about the National Domestic Violence Helpline, please visit their website (www.ndvh.org).


National Runaway Safeline

The National Runaway Safeline helps youth who are thinking of running from home or if they have runaway and are ready to go home. 

Toll Free: 1-800-RUNAWAY

Web: http://www.1800runaway.org/

The 24-hour crisis line has an experienced front-line team member ready to help. It’s anonymous, confidential and free.

WCYFS cares deeply about the health of its community, supporters, clients and team. Due to rising concerns around the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and recommendations from government agencies, we have made changes to ensure the safety of everyone.

Effective immediately, the following programs, services and events are limited, postponed or cancelled:


In-Person Services are Limited 

  • Our 24-Hour helplines are available for over the phone crisis services.

24-Hour Helplines 
Domestic Violence | (209) 465-4878 
Sexual Assault | (209) 465-4997 
Youth/Human Trafficking | (209) 948-1911 

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  • Client appointments are available by phone.
  • Court accompaniment will be on a case-by-case basis at this time. 
  • We are still available to assist with any urgent temporary restraining order (TRO) needs over the phone during business hours (209) 941-2611.

Locations Open

  • San Joaquin Street Office
  • California Street Office
  • Shelters
  • Youth Drop-In Center

Locations Closed Until Further Notice 

  • Lodi Office

Cancelled until further notice 

  • Support Groups
  • Parenting Courses 

We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your understanding and support! Please call us at (209) 941-2611 or check back for any new updates.