Safety, Abuse & Advocacy

Center for Respect 

National, online and print resources that discuss: making safer and smarter decisions regarding respect, consent, healthy relationships, intimacy, intervening to help friends, stopping sexual assault, and supporting survivors.

Online here:


Child Protection Hotline

To report child abuse in Fresno County

Call: 559-600-8320

A place to engage, educate, and empower young people to prevent and end abusive relationships by offering support, information, and advocacy. Free and confidential phone, live chat, and texting services available 24/7.

Call: 1-866-331-9474

Text: LOVEIS to 22522

Chat here:


Marjaree Mason Center

Advocates provide confidential help to domestic violence victims, family, friends, and coworkers for counseling referrals, restraining orders, finding a safe place to stay, court assistance, safety planning, and criminal justice system information.

24 Hour Crisis Hotline: 559-233-HELP / 559-233-4357

Online here:


National Domestic Violence Hotline

24/7 confidential and free resource providing tools and immediate support to enable victims to find safety and escape abusive situations. 

Call: 1-800-799-SAFE / 1-800-799-7233

Deaf/Hard of Hearing: 1-855-812-1011

Chat here (also in Spanish):


Speak Up - National Hotline for Weapon Threats

National hotline for students to safely and anonymously report weapon threats in their schools and community.

Hotline: 1-866-SPEAK-UP / 1-866-773-2587