Other Resources

Texas Vine

Texas VINE is a free and anonymous telephone service that provides victims of crime two important features:  information and notify-cation.  Texas VINE is a statewide service that is sponsored by the Office of the Attorney General, Office of the Governor, and local county officials.   Texas VINE will monitor the custody status of offenders, as well as basic district case/court information.  Information is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.  This program is in English and Spanish. A live operator is available 24 hours a day to assist callers. 


For more info: 

www.vinelink.com

National Suicide Lifeline

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We're committed to improving crisis services and advancing suicide prevention by empowering individuals, advancing professional best practices, and building awareness. 


24/7 Hotline: 1-800-273-8255


For More info: www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

Domestic Violence Hotline

 Operating around the clock, seven days a week, confidential and free of cost, the National Domestic Violence Hotline provides lifesaving tools and immediate support to enable victims to find safety and live lives free of abuse. Callers to The Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) can expect highly trained, experienced advocates to offer compassionate support, crisis intervention information, educational services and referral services in more than 200 languages. 


For more info:

www.thehotline.org

RAINN

 RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) is the nation's largest anti-sexual violence organization.  RAINN also carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help survivors, and ensure that perpetrators are brought to justice. 


24/7 Hotline: 1-800-656-4673


For more info:

www.rainn.org

Your Texas Benefits

State benefit programs help people with little or no money who are in need provided by Texas Health & Human Services.


For more info:

www.yourtexasbenefits.com


Texas Legal Hotline

Texas Legal Services Center is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to serve the underserved by making civil justice accessible to every Texan -- no matter their ability to earn.  


1-800-622-2520


For more info:

www.tlsc.org

Child & Adult Abuse

The Department of Family and Protective Services provides this secure website for reporting suspicions of abuse, neglect and exploitation of children, adults with disabilities, or people 65 years or older. 


24/7 Hotline: 1-800-252-5400


For more info:

www.txabusehotline.org

Texas Runaway Hotline

The Texas Youth Hotline provides prevention services to youths, parents, siblings, and other family members who are in need of a caring voice and sympathetic ear. Trained volunteers are on call to provide guidance on youth-related concerns, referral information, or simply listen.  

24/7 Hotline: 1-888-580-4357


For more info:

www.dfps.state.tx.us/youth_hotline

Texas Advocacy Project

Texas Advocacy Project works to prevent domestic and dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking throughout Texas through free legal services, access to the justice system, and education. Its attorneys, staff, volunteers, and Board of Directors are committed to realizing the vision that all Texans live safely in hope, not fear. 


Family Violence Legal Aid Line:  (800) 374-HOPE (4673)

Sexual Assault Legal Hotline:  (888) 296-SAFE (7233)

Family Law Hotline: (800) 777-FAIR (3247)


For more info: 

www.texasadvocacyproject.org

Legal Aide of North Texas

Legal Aid of NorthWest Texas is a nonprofit organization that provides free civil legal services to low income residents in 114 Texas co​unties throughou​t North and West Texas  Pro Bono Legal Clinic located at the Bonham Housing Authority, 810 West 6th Street. Start times for attorneys is 6:00pm. Please arrive at least 30 minutes early to fill out forms.


Toll-Free: 1-800-906-3045

Local: 972-542-9405


For more info: 

www.lanwt.org


Victims of Crime

The National Center is, at its core, an advocacy organization committed to -- and working on behalf of -- crime victims and their families. Rather than focus the entire organization's work on one type of crime or victim, the National Center addresses all types of crime. 


1-855-442-8426


For more info:

www.victimsofcrime.org

Additional Resources

If you need additional resources that's not listed, please visit the Fannin County Family Crisis Center in person and our staff will assist you in the right direction.