Domestic Violence Resources

Charlotte, NC

Mecklenburg County Community Support Services: (704) 336-3210

700 North Tryon St., Charlotte, NC  28202

The Adult Domestic Violence/Women In Crisis Program and Programa Confianza are available to help victims break free from the cycle of abuse and lead safer, healthier lives through trauma-informed services, including:

  • Individual Counseling
  • Victim’s Services, Children’s Service, Teen Services
  • Domestic Violence Support Group
  • Case Management and Information and Referral Services
  • Legal Information and Referral Services
  • Spanish Speaking and Culturally Sensitive
  • Community Awareness and Advocacy
  • Professional Training and Seminars

Programa Confianza: (704) 336-3210

Batterer Intervention Services: (704) 336-4344

Supervised Visitation & Safe Exchange Center: (980) 314-8681,

3500 Ellington St., Charlotte, NC  28211

Domestic Violence Speakers Bureau: (704) 432-1568

Safe Alliance:

Charlotte Domestic Violence Shelter (24 hour hotline): 704-332-2513

To Obtain A Domestic Violence Restraining Order on a Weekday: 8:30am – 5:00pm M-F

Victim Assistance Court Services: (704) 336-4126, Afterhours: (704) 332-2513

720 E. 4th St., Room #204, Charlotte, NC

NO FEE: Help with Protective Order paperwork.  Court accompaniment provided for clients. Legal Representation Project

Civil Clerk’s Office: (704) 686-0520, 832 E. 4th St., Room #3725, Charlotte, NC

NO FEE: Protective Order paperwork available.  No assistance provided.  Paperwork filing.

To Obtain A Domestic Violence Restraining Order Evenings and Weekends:

6:00pm – 5:00am M-F and Anytime Saturdays and Sundays

Magistrate’s Office: (704) 686-0050, 801 E. 4th St., Charlotte, NC

Criminal Justice Referrals

Sheriff’s Office:

*Call to find our if defendant has been served, or if you have information to help service them

Daytime Hours: (704) 336-4728  After Hours: (704) 336-3671

Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department: (704) 353-1000

Domestic Violence Unit: (704) 336-2811

Jail Vine:

*Automated system that will tell you when a defendant is released from jail

(800) 247-9658

Services for Adults


(New Options for Violent Actions) Batterer’s Education Program:

(704) 336-4344


*Provides counseling and education for individual who engage in domestic abuse

(980) 721-7268

Domestic Violence Healthcare Project (CMC Main)

(704) 446-3999

Victim Services Rape Crisis Advocacy

*Individual counseling related to issues of child or adult sexual assault

(704) 332-9034

Rape Crisis Hotline

(704) 375-9900

Food, Clothing, Medication, and Financial Assistance

Victims’ Compensation

*Assist victims with financial difficulties as a result of domestic violence incidence.  Applicant must have reported the crime within 72 hours and have medical bills as a result of it.

(704) 332-9034

Charlotte Area Fund

*Provides financial assistance

(704) 372-3010

Community Link

*Provides help with relocation; consumer credit housing services

(704) 943-9490

Crisis Assistance

*Provides financial assistance

(704) 371-3000

Latin American Coalition

*Spanish services available

(704) 531-3848

Catholic Social Services

*Spanish services available

(704) 391-3732


National Coalition Against Domestic Violence:

NCADV’s Main Office
One Broadway, Suite B210
Denver, CO 80203

Phone: (303) 839-1852

Fax: (303) 831-9251



*For anonymous, confidential help, 24/7, please call

1.800.799.SAFE (7233) or 1.800.787.3224 (TTY)

Find a domestic violence help shelter near you.

National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence

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