Family Violence

Family violence covers a broad range of abusive acts, including emotional, financial, physical, and sexual abuse. Family violence not only harms the victim but also presents dangers for immediate family members.

In 2021, more than 910,000 Americans were victims of domestic violence, up from over 856,000 in 2020, according to a Bureau of Justice Statistics report.

The National Domestic Violence Hotline (800-799-7233), a program supported by the Office for Victims of Crime, is available 24 hours a day/7 days a week for victims experiencing domestic violence, seeking resources and information, or questioning unhealthy aspects of their relationship.

Locally, in Fayette County, is Promise Place a comprehensive program to help victims of domestic abuse. If you find yourself in need of these services, please call and reach out roday.

Family Violence Forms

Shelter/Crisis Line

Main Office

  • P.O. Box 854 350 North Jeff Davis Dr. Fayetteville, GA 30214
  • (770) 461-3839
  • (770) 460-6591 (fax)