If You Are Experiencing Domestic Violence, Call These Numbers

POSTED: 6:17 PM May 13 2013

If you or someone you know is a victim of domestic violence, there are centers in Butte, Shasta and Tehama counties that can help you.

For the Shasta Women's Refuge and Family Justice Center, their 24-hour toll-free crisis line is (530)244-0117. Their website is also shastawomensrefuge.org.

For Tehama County, the domestic violence center is called Alternatives to Violence.

To call its 24-hour crisis hotline, the number is (530)528-0226 and its toll-free number is 1-800-324-6473. The Alternatives to Violence website is www.atvrb.org.

If you live in Butte County, Catalyst Domestic Violence Services also offers a crisis hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233). Its website is www.catalystdvservices.org.

Catalyst warns on its website that if you are being watched by someone who could hurt you, make sure to clear your computer's browsing history after looking at any of the above websites.