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  • San Jose Family Justice Center
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All Services Are:

  • Free and confidential
  • Available in English and Asian languages
  • Available to shelter residents and non-residential clients of all ethnic backgrounds

Our Services Include:

  • A 12-bed crisis shelter
  • Support, information, and referrals over a 24-hour hotline (408) 975-2739
  • Emergency food and clothing
  • Case management
  • Peer counseling
  • Support groups in Vietnamese and Chinese
  • Translation and interpretation dependent on language support
  • Social services advocacy and accompaniment including public benefits assistance
  • Legal advocacy and court accompaniment including help with restraining orders and immigration relief and support in the areas of family law and criminal court
  • Health advocacy and accompaniment
  • Emergency transportation and bus passes
  • Assistance obtaining transitional, low-income, and permanent housing
  • Assistance obtaining education and employment
  • Household establishment assistance
  • Safety planning
  • Information and referrals
  • Community outreach and education to service providers and immigrant communities

Asian Americans for Community Involvement (AACI) is home to the county’s third Family Justice Center (FJC). In conjunction with the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s office, the San Jose Family Justice Center brings together professionals and community resources for survivors of domestic violence in one centralized location. Survivors have the option to access as many services as best meet their individual needs.

Services include free consultation with:

  • The District Attorney for legal issues and pending criminal cases
  • Family law attorneys to discuss restraining orders, divorce, child custody, and visitation
  • Immigration attorneys who can help a survivor apply for a VAWA or U-Visa

Access to:

  • Legal advocacy, social services, and medical care
  • Victim compensation
  • Individual therapy and support groups
  • Emergency shelter
  • Police officers from several local police departments

There are three convenient locations:

San Jose        
749 Story Road, Ste. 50
San Jose, CA  95122
(408) 975-2739
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
North County     
YWCA Silicon Valley
298 S. Sunnyvale Ave., Ste. 105
Sunnyvale, CA  94086
(408) 749-0793
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
South County
Community Solutions
16264 Church St., #103
Morgan Hill, CA 95037
(408) 779-2113
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Parking for the Family Justice Center, San Jose is available at the neighboring Walmart, please see photo below:

For more information relating to the Family Justice Center:

Santa Clara County Office of the District Attorney – Family Justice Centers.

Click here for the Family Justice Center – San Jose brochure.

Asian Women’s Home 24-Hour Crisis Hotline: 408-975-2739

24-Hour National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) or

TTY 1-800-787-3224.

Directory of Asian & Pacific Islander (API) Domestic Violence Agencies & Programs from Asian & Pacific Islander Institute on Domestic Violence (APIIDV)

Local Resources

Santa Clara County Domestic Violence Resources (Shelters & Hotlines)

State Resources

CA Domestic Violence Shelters & Hotlines from the California Partnership to End Domestic Violence

National Resources

Asian & Pacific Institute on Gender-Based Violence (APIGBV)
500 12th Street, Suite 330
Oakland, CA 94607
Phone: (415) 568-3315

Battered Women’s Justice Project
1801 Nicollet Ave South, Suite 102
Minneapolis, MN 55403
Phone: (612) 824-8768
Fax: (612) 824-8965

FaithTrust Institute (faith-based)
2900 Eastlake Ave E., Suite 200
Seattle, WA 98102
Phone: (206) 634-1903
Fax: (206) 634-0115

Futures Without Violence
100 Montgomery Street, The Presidio
San Francisco, CA 94129
Phone: (415) 678-5500
Fax: (415) 529-2930
TTY: (866) 678-8901

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
1120 Lincoln Street, Suite 1603
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: (303) 839-1852
Fax: (303) 831-9251
TTY: (303) 839-1681

National Domestic Violence Hotline
Phone: (800) 799-SAFE (7233)
TTY: (800) 787-3224

National Network to End Domestic Violence
666 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE, Suite 303
Washington D.C. 20003
Phone: (202) 543-5566
Fax: (202) 543-5626

National Resource Center on Domestic Violence
6400 Flank Drive, Suite 1300
Harrisburg, PA 17112-2778
Phone: (800) 537-2238
Fax: (717) 545-9456
TYY: (800) 553-2508

Project Rainbow Net (LGBTQ)
123 W. Main St., Suite 700
Durham, NC 27701
Phone: (919) 956-9124
Fax: (919) 682-1449

Rainbow Coalition Against Domestic Violence (LGBTQ)

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN)
2000 L Street, NW, Suite 406
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 544-3064
Fax: (202) 544-3556

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