Cornerstone’s Day One Program Launches New Website 

The Day One Program connects survivors seeking safety and resources to service agencies across the state 24/7 via phone (1-866-223-1111), text (612-399-9995), or chatting at Day One also hosts the Minnesota Crime Victim Support Line (Call: 1-866-385-2699) or (Text: 612-399-9977) or online chat. 

Cornerstone and the Day One Program are proud to announce the launch of the new Day One Website at Day One hosts Minnesota’s 24/7 hotlines that provides support for victim/survivors of domestic violence, sexual violence, human trafficking, and general crime across Minnesota. Working closely with agency partners all across the state, Day One ensures victim/survivors across the state can get connected to safety and services with just one call, text, or online chat. In 2022, Day One had over 34,000 conversations with victim/survivors 

The program’s call center includes 24/7 telephonic interpreter services, operating a secure online database that provides real-time information regarding available bed space and services among network members. Day One is the recognized first point of contact for Minnesota’s No Wrong Door/Safe Harbors Law, ensuring sexually exploited youth have access to support, safety, and shelter. Day One also partners with ThinkSelf to better equip domestic violence and sexual violence organizations across the state to serve Deaf and hard of hearing survivors. Day One’s Minnesota Alliance for Family & Animal Safety (MNAFAS) program provides safe temporary foster care for the pets of families and individuals experiencing violence. 

While the Day One URL remains the same (, the new launch comes with a new look, updated content and resources, and a new directory with more than 95 service agencies and over 40 safe places/shelters. The new website build focused on more inclusivity and accessibility, and with new features like the Network Partner Directory, providing victim/survivors with more direct information to help them make informed decisions and work with Day One advocates easier.  

Visit the Day One Website at Individuals needing help can connect with Day One by calling the Minnesota Day One Crisis Line 1-866-223-1111 to speak with an advocate (interpreters are available), texting 612-399-9995, or chatting online at the new website. A Day One advocate is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to assist. 

For General Crime support, call the Minnesota Crime Victim Support Line (1-866-385-2699) or text (612-399-9977). 

See Full Press Release PDF here.




Support Survivors

Your tax-deductible donations make a real difference to those affected by domestic violence, sexual violence, human trafficking and general crime.

Donate Now
Get email from Cornerstone each month

Mission & Services

Cornerstone’s continuum of service helps to create communities where individuals and families are safe and children thrive. We advocate, educate and lead the way to social change. Our ultimate goal is to reduce the prevalence of domestic violence, sexual violence, human trafficking and general crime.

Learn More

Minnesota Day One®

A statewide program of Cornerstone, Day One® works to ensure that no call for help goes unanswered so that all in need can find safety and support. Day One connects people to experiencing domestic violence, sexual violence, human trafficking or general crime to help at agencies throughout the state.

Learn more

Call: 1.866.223.1111
Text: 612.399.9995

Please call 911 in an emergency.

Minnesota Crime Victims

Cornerstone’s General Crime Victim Advocacy program assists victims of assault, child abuse, impaired drivers, elder abuse, identity theft, robbery, homicide and other crimes. We also can connect you to crime victim agencies through Minnesota via our statewide Minnesota Crime Victim Support Line.

Learn more

Call: 1.866.385.2699
Text: 612.399.9977

Please call 911 in an emergency.

Copyright © 2019 - 2024 Cornerstone
Skip to content