Here is a growing list of resources that can help you or your loved one.
Center for the Pacific Asian Family (CPAF)
This nonprofit gave me free counseling services. It also provides emergency and transitional housing to domestic violence and sexual assault survivors in the greater L.A. area. I volunteered here as a Korean translator and spent a year working full-time too.
24 Hour Multilingual Hotline: 1 (800) 339-3940
Korean American Family Services (KFAM)
This nonprofit provides counseling, education and other social services. Also located in L.A., KFAM has a bilingual and bicultural staff. I led statewide trainings with this group.
24 Hour Crisis Hotline: 1 (888) 979-3800
My Sister's House
Located in Sacramento, this group focuses on providing help to women and children impacted by domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking. Services include counseling, emergency housing and job training.
24 Hour Multilingual Hotline: 1 (916) 428-3271
Korean American Family Service Center
NYC - This organization is committed to preventing and ending domestic violence, sexual assault, and relationship abuse. Services include counseling, education and advocacy programs in the New York Tri-State area.
24-Hour Bilingual Hotline: 1 (718) 460-3800
Chicago - This nonprofit's mission is to empower Asian American survivors in the midwest and engage the community through culturally competent services, community education and outreach and advocacy.
24-Hour Bilingual Hotline: 1 (773) 583-0880
Asian Pacific Institute on Gender Based Violence
Oakland - This is a national resource center on domestic violence, sexual violence, trafficking, and other forms of gender-based violence in Asian and Pacific Islander communities.
National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1 (800) 799-7233
National Korean American Coalition to End Domestic Abuse
Organizations from across the country are joining together in an effort to prevent and end domestic abuse in Korean American (and Asian) communities.