The National Commission for Women has set up a dedicated round-the-clock (24 x 7) Helpline number (7827170170) for women in distress. The website for the helpline is www.ncwwoenhelpline.in
The round-the-clock helpline provides online support to women affected by violence or mental stress through referral by linking them with appropriate authorities such as police, health services, District Legal Service Authority. National Commission for Women also provides counselling services and information about women related programmes across the country through a single uniform number. The task force managing this project is a team of high qualified personnel, who are providing emergency response to women in distress.