Domestic Violence

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San Diego County Domestic Violence 24-Hour Hotline
1-(888)-DVLINKS (385-4657)

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San Diego VA Health Care System
Please contact your Primary Care Provider or member of the OEF/OIF Care Team for a referral for mental health services available at the San Diego VA.
Primary Care Line:
(858) 552-7475

OEF/OIF Care Team Contacts:

Mission Valley & Chula Vista :
Bridget Salzman, MSW
(619) 400-5271

La Jolla:
Rikka Bonnette, LCSW
(858) 642-3615

Oceanside:
Patrick O’Shea, MSW
(760) 643-2079
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Becky’s House Emergency Shelter
24-Hour Hotline: (619) 234-3164
ywcasandiego.org/get-help/beckys-house.html

Program includes a 30-day domestic violence emergency shelter and three 18-month transitional living programs for women and children. Services include case management, counseling, legal assistance, career development, financial literacy, and children’s services. Transitions program aids survivors in obtaining permanent housing and gaining financial independence. An on-site Shelter School, staffed by the San Diego Unified School District, is available for children ages 5-17.
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Center for Community Solutions

Coastal Office
4508 Mission Bay Drive
San Diego, CA 92109
(858) 272-5777

East County Office
460 North Magnolia
El Cajon, CA 92020
(619) 697-7477

Escondido Office
210 S. Juniper Street
Suite 101
Escondido, CA 92025
(760) 747-6282

Family Justice Center
1122 Broadway
San Diego , CA 92101
(866) 933-4673

ccssd.org

Offers a 30-day emergency shelter program for men and women 18 years and older, with or without children. Transitional housing program is designed to assist families toward independent living. Other services include counseling, legal services, referral information to community support services, and individualized case management.
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Community Resource Center – Libre Domestic Violence Program
(760) 633-1111
Toll-free Hotline: (877) 633-1112
womenshelters.org

Provides a 45- to 60-day domestic violence shelter for women and their children (up to age 18 years for boys and girls). Also provides an 18-month transitional housing program for women and children. Case management, counseling services, daycare, and parenting skills training are provided.
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San Diego Rescue Mission – Women and Children’s Center
(619) 819-1845
sdrescue.org

Provides a 12-month residential recovery program for women and children up to 12 years of age. Services include Christian-based substance abuse rehabilitation, education and GED tutoring, family and spiritual counseling, vocational and career development, parenting classes, anger management, life skills training, health and nutrition, child support, and child development mutual support groups.
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Domestic Violence Intervention Program
200 Michigan Avenue
Vista, CA 92084
Domestic Violence Intake Line – (760) 842-6244.
nclifeline.org/services/nurturing-family-strengths/domestic-violence-services.html

Lifeline offers a 52-week court and Community Services Bureau (CSB) approved intervention program for male and female perpetrators of domestic violence. Groups are available in English and Spanish. Clients must pay a fee for each group session. Please call for an appointment.
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South Bay Community Services – Casa Seguras
430 F St
Chula Vista, CA 91910
(619) 420-3620
24-Hour Hotline: (800) 640-2933
southbaycommunityservices.org

Provides short-term and transitional housing to male and female survivors of domestic violence and their children. Average short-term stay is 60 to 90 days. Long-term stay is month-to-month with a maximum stay of 24 months. Services include case management, counseling, support groups, community advocacy, assistance obtaining temporary restraining orders, independent living skills building, emergency food and clothing, and assistance finding stable housing.
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North County Family Violence Prevention Center
330 Rancheros Dr., Suite 116
San Marcos, CA 92069
(760) 798-2835
ccssd.org

Services include court advocacy, assistance with obtaining restraining orders, transportation, referrals for shelter programs, counseling, and community service information. Individuals can speak with an on-site advocate, sheriff’s detective, and attorney.
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San Diego Family Justice Center
1122 Broadway, Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92101
(866) 933-4673
sandiego.gov/sandiegofamilyjusticecenter

Offers local resources for therapy and counseling, short-term emergency financial assistance, court advocacy, and referrals for shelter programs, attorneys, and other community services.
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First Avenue Counseling Center
2333 First Ave., Suite 204
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 685-0041
firstave.net

Offers sliding-fee-scale counseling services for individuals, couples, and families, as well as class programs for anger management and domestic violence.
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Community Resource Center
650 2nd St.
Encinitas, CA 92024
760-753-8300
crcncc.org

Hours: M – F 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Type of Legal Services Provided: Legal Advice, Mediation/Facilitation
Practice Areas: Family Law, Domestic Violence
Domestic Violence Hotline 1-877-633-1112