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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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These suggestions may help you be able to leave quickly if you are in danger:

  • Decide who you will call if you feel threatened or in danger.
  • Decide where you will go if you need a safe place.
  • Decide what arrangements you will make to ensure the safety of your children.
  • Save some money for cab or bus fare for emergency transportation to a safe place.
  • Keep an extra set of keys to your house and car.
  • Make a list of emergency phone numbers.
  • Hide a change of clothing for you and your children.
  • Pack all of the medications you need.
  • Know where all of your important papers and records are so that you can find them in a hurry.
  • Consider keeping some clothing, medications, important papers, keys and some cash at a friend’s house.
  • Practice traveling to the location that you have chosen as a safe place.

Download our Safety Plan Checklist

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.