If you are in immediate danger, call 911.

HCWC’s 24-hour HELPline number:
(512) 396-HELP (4357) or (800) 700-HCWC (4292)

If you recently visited a hospital for family violence/dating violence, sexual assault, or child abuse, click here for a list of resources.

We have provided a list of emergency numbers and educational resources for your reference.

Emergency Numbers


San Marcos Police Department:
(512) 753-2108

Texas State University-San Marcos Police:
(512) 245-2890

Buda Police Department:
(512) 312-1001

Kyle Police Department:
(512) 268-3232

Hays County Sheriff:
(512) 393-7896


Lockhart Police Department:
(512) 398-4401

Luling Police Department:
(830) 875-5407

Martindale Police Department:
(512) 357-2271

Caldwell County Sheriff:
(512) 398-6777

HELPline serving Caldwell County and Hays County:
(512) 396-HELP (4357) or (800) 700-HCWC (4292)

Hays County Crisis Hotline (suicide, domestic violence, sexual assault, etc.):
1 – (877) 466-0660

Hays County Mobile Crisis Outreach Team
(512) 392-7151

National Domestic Violence Hotline:
(800) 799-SAFE (7233)

RAINN (Rape and Incest National Network):
(800) 656-HOPE (4673)

Department of Defense (Military) Safe Helpline for Sexual Assault:
(877) 995-5247

Child & Elder Abuse Report Hotline:
(800) 252-5400

Suicide Help Hotlines:
(800) SUICIDE/ (800) 784-2433

The Trevor Helpline (Crisis and Suicide Prevention Helpline for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Youth):
(866) 4-U-TREVOR/ (866) 488-7386

Educational Resources

Men Can Stop Rape mobilizes male youth to prevent men’s violence against women. They build young men’s capacity to challenge harmful aspects of traditional masculinity, to value alternative visions of male strength, and to embrace their vital role as allies with women and girls in fostering healthy relationships and gender equity. Learn More

The NCDSV designs, provides and customizes training and consultation; influences policy, promotes collaboration; and enhances diversity with the goal of ending domestic and sexual violence. Learn More

SCESA was born out of a desire for Women of Color in the anti-sexual assault movement across the country to reclaim their leadership and ensure inclusion of their experiences in ending sexual assault. Learn More

Together we can end domestic violence and sexual assault. NO MORE is a movement centered on a powerful new symbol that brings together all people who want to end domestic violence and sexual assault. Learn More

Nursing home abuse and neglect is a serious crime that can result in severe harm or death to older Americans across the country. Nursing Home Abuse Justice’s main goal is to help educate readers on not only the many different types of abuse and their warning signs, but also the different ways they can report them. Resource for nursing home abuse and neglect and free legal case review – reporting abuse and neglect options, warning signs, how to make a report, and next steps. Learn More

RAINN is America’s only national sexual assault hotline. Through a network of 853 member rape crisis hotlines, the free and confidential hotline provides help 24 hours a day. RAINN can also connnect you to the sexual assault program in your geographic area. Call 1-800-656-HOPE or visit their online hotline. Learn More

The website provides vital information about recovering from and reporting sexual assault. Specially trained Safe Helpline staff will offer one-on-one advice, support and information to the worldwide Department of Defense community. The service is anonymous, secure and available 24/7. Operated by RAINN through a contract with the Department of Defense’s Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Office. Learn More

TAASA is the membership organization for sexual assault programs throughout the state.This site provides sexual assault statistics and information for Texas and the United States. Learn More

TCFV is the membership organization for domestic violence programs throughout Texas. This site offers valuable information about family violence programs in Texas. Learn More

Since 2001, HopeLine has donated hundreds of thousands of phones and awarded millions of dollars in cash grants to support domestic violence organizations and programs nationwide. Learn More

Robin McGraw’s foundation supports programs for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault to live healthy, safe and joy-filled lives. Learn More

Women’s Law is a project of the National Network to End Domestic Violence, providing legal information and support to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Learn More