Domestic Violence / Rape Crisis Program

The overall goal is to prevent and reduce domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence and stalking crimes in North Dakota.

The North Dakota Department of Health does not provide direct services. If you are or someone you know is in danger call 911, one of the national hotlines below or a hotline in your area.



Get Help

National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-SAFE. (7233)

National Sexual Assault Hotline 1-800-HOPE (4673)

Contact information for North Dakota domestic violence rape crisis programs is available here.

Domestic Violence/Rape Crisis Publications

North Dakota Intimate Partner & Sexual Violence Prevention Plan

North Dakota STOP Implementation Plan

Prevention Toolkit


Domestic Violence/Rape Crisis Resource Links

CAWS North Dakota is the statewide sexual and domestic violence coalition. They support and present a unified voice for the 20 crisis intervention centers across North Dakota.

Dating Violence Information and Resources

Futures Without Violence
Clearinghouse on information related to domestic violence.

Men Can Stop Rape

National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health

National Clearinghouse on Abuse in Later Life
Provides information and resources about programming, outreach, collaboration, and policy development related to abuse in later life and elder abuse.

National Sexual Violence Resource Center
Clearinghouse on sexual assault violence publications.

Office on Violence Against Women
Publications on domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking issues, federal violence against women laws and regulations, Department of Justice research and statistical publications, state grantees.

Clearinghouse library on domestic violence and sexual assault violence materials.

Archived Trainings

For more information, contact:

Domestic Violence/Rape Crisis Program: Deanna Askew, Program Director

Domestic Violence/Rape Crisis Program: Mallory Sattler, Program Coordinator

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