District of Columbia

Who Do I Call If I Suspect Abuse?

Child Maltreatment: 202-671-7233

Elder Abuse: 202-541-3950, or 202-724-8477 for suspected patient abuse or neglect in nursing and group homes.

Domestic Violence: National Domestic Violence Hotline 800-799-7233 or the DC Victim Hotline at 844-443-5732

Animal Abuse or Neglect:

Washington, DC Humane Rescue Alliance 202-723-5730

Please see the explanatory notes regarding reporting and response on our introductory page. If you are aware of any additions or corrections to this Directory, please e-mail the National Link Coalition and let us know.