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24-hour HELPLINE 

973-875-1211         
TTY 973-875-6369         
Collect and anonymous calls are accepted.



The DASI Helpline is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. It is staffed by trained advocates and volunteers who are here to listen and to provide support, information and referrals.

You may call anonymously and your communication will be kept confidential.


  • If you are a victim of domestic violence or sexual assault in need of temporary emergency shelter, you may call the Helpline for more information and/or a safe house assessment.

  • If you suspect you are being abused but are not sure, we can provide information about the dynamics of domestic violence and abuse to help you better understand your relationship.

  • If you have been sexually assaulted or abused, the Helpline can provide support, information, referrals, and can, if you choose to do so, activate the Sussex County Sexual Assault Response Team (SART).

  • If you are a victim of domestic abuse or sexual assault/abuse, the DASI Helpline can provide information to help you better understand your legal and situational options, and provide referrals to appropriate services and resources.

  • If you are a concerned friend or family member of a victim of domestic violence or sexual assault/abuse, you can obtain information and referrals that may be helpful to that person, or helpful to you in supporting that person.