resources

This is a limited listing of resources – highlighting those with Korean language available.

Resources in the San Francisco Bay Area

Shimtuh
Korean language crisis line for domestic violence and sexual assault; confidential advocacy and support; referrals. Korean Language.
Crisis line  (510) 547-2360

Asian Women’s Shelter
Battered women’s shelter; crisis line. Pan-Asian – will find Korean speaking support.
crisis line (415) 751-0880
office (415) 751-7110

API Legal Outreach
Legal assistance with protective orders, buy divorce, stomach child custody, shop immigration and other issues related to domestic violence and sexual assault. Pan-Asian – will find Korean speaking support.
(415) 567-6255

Resources Outside of the Bay Area

Los Angeles

Korean American Family Services
Crisis line; counseling and support for women, children and men. Korean Language.
crisis (888) 979-3800
office (213) 389-6755

Center for the Pacific Asian Family
Battered women’s shelter; crisis line. Pan-Asian – will find Korean speaking support.
crisis (800) 339-3940

Asian Pacific American Legal Center
Legal assistance with protective orders, divorce, child custody, immigration and other issues related to domestic violence and sexual assault. Korean language.
crisis (800) 867-3649

Chicago

Korean American Women in Need (KAN-WIN)
Korean language crisis line for domestic violence and sexual assault; confidential advocacy and support; transitional housing; referrals
crisis (773) 583-0880

New York

Korean American Family Service Center
Korean language crisis line for domestic violence and sexual assault; confidential advocacy and support; referrals
crisis (718) 460-3800

New York Asian Women’s Center
Battered women’s shelter; confidential advocacy and support; crisis line. Pan-Asian – will find Korean language support
crisis (888) 888-7702

Washington, D.C. Area

Korean Community Service Center of Greater Washington
Korean language crisis line for domestic violence; confidential advocacy and support; referrals.
crisis (888) 987-4561

Other National Resources

Asian & Pacific Islander Institute on Domestic Violence (APIIDV)
(415) 568-3315

Presbyterians Against Domestic Violence Network
Presbyterian Church USA

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
May be able to connect to Korean language support
National crisis line: (800) 799-SAFE (799-7233)

National Lawyers Guild, National Immigration Project
(617) 227-9727

National Resource Center for Domestic Violence
(800) 537-2238