Brighter Tomorrows provides services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Services include a 24-hour crisis hotline, emergency safe shelters, transitional housing, legal aid, child care, counseling, clothing, enrolling children in school, obtaining school supplies, job readiness, budgeting, life skills, and Batter Intervention and Prevention Programs (BIPP). No appointments are necessary, but please call ahead for availability. Services are offered in English and Spanish. Brighter Tomorrows serves Dallas County.
Included in this list are shelters and local programs that provide support, counseling, safety planning, and other services to victims of abuse. If you cannot get help from the organization nearest you, you might want to try calling one in a neighboring county. (Have a suggestion or correction? Contact us!)
Please note that we list the organizations by the town, city or county where the office is located – however, many offices serve multiple towns or counties. You can click the “View All” to look through the complete list of organizations. If you are looking for an attorney to represent you in court or to give you legal advice about your situation, go to our Finding a Lawyer page instead.