RESOURCES

Service Providers and Community Organizations

Rape/Sexual Assault Hotlines

  • San Francisco Women Against Rape: (415) 647-7273

State-specific

  • California
    • Center for Pacific Asian Families Rape Crisis Line (Thai, Korean, Chinese): (800) 339-3940
  • Illinois: 
    • KAN-WIN: (773) 583-0880
  • Iowa: 
    • Monsoon United Asian Women of Iowa: (866) 881-4641
  • Minnesota: 
    • Asian Indian Family Wellness (SEWA, AIFW): (952) 912-9100
  • New York: 
    • Lifenet: (877) 990-8585 for Korean and Chinese callers (Mandarin and Cantonese dialects)
    • New York Asian Women’s Center: (888) 888-7702
    • Korean American Family Service Center: (718) 460-3800
  • Washington:
    • API Chaya: (206) 325-0325

 24-Hour Helpline (specific)

Elder

National Asian Pacific Center on Aging (NAPCA) serving all U.S. states toll-free:

  • English: (800) 336-2722
  • Chinese: (800) 582-4218
  • Korean: (800) 582-4259
  • Vietnamese: (800) 582-4336

Canadian

HealthLinkBC:

  • Cantonese Help Line: (604) 270-8233
  • Mandarin Help Line: (604) 270-8222
  • Province-Wide Toll Free Crisis Line (no area code required): 310-6789

International (Asia & Pacific Islands)

  • China: Women’s Hotline in Beijing: 86-10-64048187
  • Japan: Tokyo Rape Crisis Center: 81-3-3207-3692
  • South Korea: Seoul Korean Women’s Hotline: 82-2-2269-2962