VHA Assault and Harassment Prevention Office
Help is Available
VA is committed to a culture where everyone is treated with civility, compassion, and respect. Everyone should feel welcome and safe when doing business with VA.
|If you are experiencing…
|Mental Health Crisis
|Veterans Crisis Line
Dial 988 (then press “1”) or text 838255
|Domestic/Intimate Partner Violence
|National Domestic Violence Hotline
|VA Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Program Coordinator Directory
|Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN)
|National Human Trafficking Hotline
Do you fear you may be using violence in your relationship? We can help!
- Contact your local VA Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Program Coordinator for more information.
- Consider taking a self-assessment
If you feel unsafe while in a VA facility, discreetly use this hand signal to let a VA staff person know you need help.
UNIVERSAL SIGN FOR HELP.
For more information about the universal sign for help, please go to: https://canadianwomen.org/signal-for-help/