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Helping Hand24-hour Crisis Line

Calls will be answered by staff and/or highly trained volunteers 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  Referrals will be made as appropriate determined by individual needs.

Emergency Shelter

Hope House, a shelter for battered women and children, provides a temporary sanctuary for victims and comprehensive support services.


Hopeline provides individual counseling and support groups for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

Court Advocacy

Hopeline supports victims through the judicial process, providing preparatory, companion and follow-up services.

Crisis Response Team

This unit, in conjunction with area law enforcement and Sentara Albemarle Medical Center (formerly Albemarle Hospital), provides immediate and ongoing support to victims of sexual assault and domestic violence.

Prevention Education

Hopeline offers the community a variety of educational programs on domestic violence, sexual assault, teen dating violence and elder abuse. Specially designed programs are presented to area schools, civic and church groups, and the community at large.

Information & Referral

Hopeline provides assistance through referrals to appropriate community resources.

Power to Improve Program

Through this program, victims/survivors are moved from dependency to economic, emotional and physical self-sufficiency. Services are provided to those previously dependent on the income of another household member but are no longer supported by that income and are unemployed or underemployed due to lack of required training or experience.

Hopeline’s Clothesline Thrift Store

Our thrift store is located at 923 Halstead Blvd. in Elizabeth City. Profits from this project are used to support comprehensive Hopeline services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Donations are always welcome. Call Hopeline's Clothesline at 252-338-3107 for store hours.


If you would like information on any of Hopeline's services or would like to speak to one of our staff,

please call the main office at 252-338-5338