DOMESTIC VIOLENCE RESOURCES

Resources for domestic violence and abuse victims:

National Domestic Violence Hotline 1−800−799−SAFE (7233) or TTY 1−800−787−3224

Where to Turn for Help:

In an emergency: Call 911 or your country’s emergency service number if you need immediate assistance or have already been hurt.

For advice and support:

 Find a safe place to stay:

Call your state’s branch of the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence or another local organization.

For contact information, visit State Resources

What if I or someone I know is in crisis? If you are thinking about harming yourself, or know someone who is, tell someone who can help immediately.

Call your doctor.

Call 911 or go to a hospital emergency room to get immediate help or ask a friend or family member to help you do these things.

Call the toll-free, 24-hour hotline of the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255); 1-800-799-4TTY (4889) to talk to a trained counselor

Safe Harbor, A safe place to start a new life ~ 24 hour crisis hotline – 800-291-2139    www.safeharborsc.org

North Carolina~ 888-997-9129

www.thehotline.org/get-help/help-in-your-area

www.womenindistress.com

Resources                                                                                                                                                               

Abuse: http://www.abusesanctuary.blogspot.com/

Substance Abuse: http://Domestic Violence Abuse and Addiction: http://www.drugrehab.com/guides/domestic-abuse/

American Psychological Association: www.apa.org

Divorce: www.Divorcenet.com

Domestic Violence Statistics: http://domesticviolencestatistics.org/domestic-violence-statistics/

Divorce support:  www.aboutdivorce.com

Emotional Abuse, Cathy Meyer, Certified Divorce Coach, Marriage Educator and Legal Investigator, www.about.com

Panic attack disorder. 2011 American Psychological Association, 750 First Street NE, Washington, DC 20002-4242

Domestic Violence Helpful Website: http://www.behindthebluewall.com/

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National Hotlines

National Domestic Violence Hotline
Staffed 24 hours a day by trained counselors who can provide crisis assistance and information about shelters, legal advocacy, health care centers, and counseling.

1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
1-800-787-3224 (TDD)

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network
The Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) is the nation’s largest anti-sexual assault organization.  Among its programs, RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1.800.656.HOPE and the National Sexual Assault Online Hotline at rainn.org . This nationwide partnership of more than 1,100 local rape crisis centers provides victims of sexual assault with free, confidential services, 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.  These hotlines have helped over 1.3 million people since RAINN’s founding in 1994.

1-800-656-HOPE

National Organizations

Family Violence Prevention Fund
383 Rhode Island Street, Suite 304
San Francisco, CA 94103-5133
Phone: 415-252-8900
TTY:800-595-4889
FAX: 415-252-8991
E-mail: info@endabuse.org

Washington, DC Office 
1101 14th Street, NW #300
Washington DC 20005
Phone: 202-682-1212
Fax: 202-682-4662

Boston Office 
67 Newbury Street, Mezzanine Level
Boston, MA 02116
Phone: 617-262-5900
Fax:617-262-5901

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Main Office:1120
Lincon Street
Suite 1603
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: 303 839 1852
TTY: (303) 839-8459
Fax: (303) 831-9251
E-mail: mainoffice@ncadv.org

Public Policy Office
1633 Q Street NW, Suite 210
Washington, DC 20009
Phone: (202) 745-1211
TTY: (202) 745-2042
Fax: (202) 745-0088
E-mail: publicpolicy@ncadv.org

National Battered Women’s Law Project
275 7th Avenue, Suite 1206
New York, NY 10001
Phone: 212-741-9480
FAX: 212-741-6438

Safe Horizons
2 Lafayette Street, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10007
Crime Victims HOTLINE: 800-621-4673
Rape and Sexual Assult & Incest HOTLINE: 212-227-3000
TYY (for all HOTLINES) 866-604-5350
Fax:212-577-3897
E-mail: help@safehorizons.org

Domestic Violence Shelter Tour
2 Lafayette Street 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10007
Phone: 212-577-7700
Fax: 212-385-0331
24-hour hotline: 800-621-HOPE (4673)

National Resource Center on Domestic Violence
Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence
6400 Flank Drive, Suite 1300
Harrisburg, PA 17112
Phone: 800-537-2238
Fax: 717-545-9456

Legal Office:
Phone: 717-545-6400
TOLL FREE: 800-932-4632
TTY:800-533-2508
Fax: 717-671-5542

National Resourse Center on Domestic Violence
Phone: 800-537-2238
TTY:888-Rx-ABUSE; 800- 595 -4889
Fax: 717-545-9456

Health Resource Center on Domestic Violence
Family Violence Prevention Fund
383 Rhode Island Street, Suite 304
San Francisco, CA 94103-5133
Phone: 800-313-1310
FAX: 415-252-8991

Battered Women’s Justice Project
Minnesota Program Development, Inc
1801 Nicollet Ave, Suite 102
Minneapolis, MN 55403
Phone: 800-903-0111, ext.1
Phone: 612-824-8768
Fax: 612-824-8965

Resource Center on Domestic Violence, Child Protection, and Custody
NCJFCJ
P.O. Box 8970
Reno, NV 89507
Office: 775-784-6012
Phone: 800-527-3223
Fax: 775-784-6628
Email: staff@ncjfcj.org
They are only a resource center for professionals and agencies.

Battered Women’s Justice Project
c/o National Clearinghouse for the Defense of Battered Women
125 South 9th Street, Suite 302
Philadelphia, PA 19107
TOLL-FREE: 800-903-0111 ext. 3
Phone: 215-351-0010
FAX: 215-351-0779
National Clearinghouse is a national resource and advocacy center providing assistance to women defendants, their defense attorneys, and other members of their defense teams in an effort to insure justice for battered women charged with crimes.

National Clearinghouse on Marital and Date Rape
2325 Oak Street
Berkeley, CA 94708
Phone: 510-524-1582

Faith Trust Institute
(Formerly Center for the Prevention of Sexual and Domestic Violence)
2400 N. 45th Street #10
Seattle , WA 98103
Phone: 206-634-1903, ext. 10
Fax: 206-634-0115
Email: info@faithtrustinstitute.org

National Network to End Domestic Violence
2001 S Street NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20009
Phone: 202-543-5566
HOTLINE:800-799-SAFE (7233)
TTY: 800-787-3224
FAX: 202-543-5626

Other Helpful Sites by State:

Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence

P. O. Box 4762

Montgomery, AL 36101

(334) 832-4842 Fax: (334) 832-4803

(800) 650-6522 Hotline

Website: www.acadv.org

Email: acadv@acadv.org

Alaska Network on Domestic and Sexual Violence

130 Seward Street, Room 209

Juneau, AK 99801

(907) 586-3650 Fax: (907) 463-4493

Website: www.andvsa.org

Arizona Coalition Against Domestic Violence

2800 N. Central Ave., Suite 1570

Phoenix, AZ 85004

(602) 279-2900 Fax: (602) 279-2980

(800) 782-6400 Nationwide

Website: www.azcadv.org

Email: acadv@azadv.org

Arkansas Coalition Against Domestic Violence

1401 W. Capitol Avenue, Suite 170

Little Rock, AR 72201

(501) 907-5612 Fax: (501) 907-5618

(800) 269-4668 Nationwide

Website: www.domesticpeace.com

Email: kbangert@domesticpeace.com

California Partnership to End Domestic Violence

P. O. Box 1798

Sacramento, CA 95812

(916) 444-7163 Fax: (916) 444-7165

(800) 524-4765 Nationwide

Website: www.cpedv.org

Email: info@cpedv.org

Colorado Coalition Against Domestic Violence

P. O. Box 18902

Denver, CO 80218

(303) 831-9632 Fax: (303) 832-7067

(888) 788-7091

Website: www.ccadv.org

Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence

90 Pitkin Street

East Hartford, CT 06108

(860) 282-7899 Fax: (860) 282-7892

(800) 281-1481 In State

(888) 774-2900 In State DV Hotline

Website: www.ctcadv.org

Email: info@ctcadv.org

 

Delaware Coalition Against Domestic Violence

100 W. 10th Street, #703

Wilmington, DE 19801

(302) 658-2958 Fax: (302) 658-5049

(800) 701-0456 Statewide

Website: www.dcadv.org

Email: dcadv@dcadv.org

DC Coalition Against Domestic Violence

1718 P Street, Suite T-6

Washington, DC 20036

(202) 299-1181 Fax: (202) 299-1193

Website: www.dccadv.org

Email: help@dccadv.org

Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence

425 Office Plaza

Tallahassee, FL 32301

(850) 425-2749 Fax: (850) 425-3091

(850) 621-4202 TDD

(800) 500-1119 In State

Website: www.fcadv.org

Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence

P.O. Box 7532, Athens, GA 30604

Atlanta, GA 30354

(404) 209-0280 Fax: (404) 766-3800

Website: www.gcadv.org

Guam Coalition Against Sexual Assault and FV

P.O. Box 1093

Hagatna, GU 96932

(671) 479-2277

Hawaii State Coalition Against Domestic Violence

716 Umi Street, Suite 210

Honolulu, HI 96819-2337

(808) 832-9316 Fax: (808) 841-6028

Website:  www.hscadv.org

Idaho Coalition Against Sexual & Domestic Violence

815 Park Boulevard, #140

Boise, ID 83712

(208) 384-0419 Fax: (208) 331-0687

(888) 293-6118 Nationwide

Website: www.idvsa.org

Email: domvio@mindspring.com

Illinois Coalition Against Domestic Violence

801 S. 11th Street

Springfield, IL 62703

(217) 789-2830 Fax: (217) 789-1939

Website: www.ilcadv.org

Email: ilcadv@ilcadv.org

Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence

1915 W. 18th Street

Indianapolis, IN 46202

(317) 917-3685 Fax: (317) 917-3695

(800) 332-7385 In State

Website: www.violenceresource.org

Email: icadv@violenceresource.org

Iowa Coalition against Domestic Violence

515 28th Street, #104

Des Moines, IA 50312

(515) 244-8028 Fax: (515) 244-7417

(800) 942-0333 In State Hotline

Website: www.icadv.org

Kansas Coalition against Sexual and Domestic Violence

634 SW Harrison Street

Topeka, KS 66603

(785) 232-9784 Fax: (785) 266-1874

Website: www.kcsdv.org

Email: coalition@kcsdv.org

Kentucky Domestic Violence Association

P.O. Box 356

Frankfort, KY 40602

(502) 209-5381 Fax: (502) 695-2488

Website:  www.kdva.org

Louisiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence

P.O. Box 77308

Baton Rouge, LA 70879

(225) 752-1296 Fax: (225) 751-8927

Website:  www.lcadv.org

Maine Coalition to End Domestic Violence

170 Park Street

Bangor, ME 04401

(207) 941-1194 Fax: (207) 941-2327

Website: www.mcedv.org

Email: info@mcedv.org

Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence

6911 Laurel-Bowie Road, #309

Bowie, MD 20715

(301) 352-4574 Fax: (301) 809-0422

(800) 634-3577 Nationwide

Website: www.mnadv.org

Email: mnadv@aol.com

Jane Doe, Inc./Massachusetts Coalition Against Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

14 Beacon Street, #507

Boston, MA 02108

(617) 248-0922 Fax: (617) 248-0902

TTY/TTD: (617) 263-2200

Website: www.janedoe.org

Email: info@janedoe.org

Michigan Coalition against Domestic & Sexual Violence

3893 Okemos Road, #B-2

Okemos, MI 48864

(517) 347-7000 Fax: (517) 347-1377

TTY: (517) 381-8470

Website: www.mcadsv.org

Email: general@mcadsv.org

Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women

1821 University Avenue West, #S-112

St. Paul, MN 55104

(651) 646-6177 Fax: (651) 646-1527

Crisis Line: (651) 646-0994

(800) 289-6177 Nationwide

Website: www.mcbw.org

Email: mcbw@mcbw.org

Mississippi Coalition Against Domestic Violence

P.O. Box 4703

Jackson, MS 39296

(601) 981-9196 Fax: (601) 981-2501

Website:  www.mcadv.org

Missouri Coalition Against Domestic Violence

718 East Capitol Avenue

Jefferson City, MO 65101

(573) 634-4161 Fax: (573) 636-3728

Website: www.mocadv.org

Email: mcadv@sockets.net

Montana Coalition Against Domestic & Sexual Violence

P.O. Box 818

Helena, MT 59624

(406) 443-7794 Fax: (406) 443-7818

(888) 404-7794 Nationwide

Website: www.mcadsv.com

Email: mcadsv@mt.net

Nebraska Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalition

1000 O Street, #102

Lincoln, NE 68508

(402) 476-6256 Fax: (402) 476-6806

(877) 215-0167 Spanish In State

Website: www.ndvsac.org

Email: info@ndvsac.org

Nevada Network Against Domestic Violence

220 S. Rock Blvd. Suite 7,

Reno, NV 89502-2355

(775) 828-1115 Fax: (775) 828-9911

(800) 500-1556 In State

Website:  www.nnadv.org

New Hampshire Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

P.O. Box 353

Concord, NH 03302

(603) 224-8893 Fax: (603) 228-6096

(866) 644-3574 In State

Website:  www.nhcadsv.org

New Jersey Coalition for Battered Women

1670 Whitehorse Hamilton Square

Trenton, NJ 08690

(609) 584-8107 Fax: (609) 584-9750

(800) 572-7233 In State

Website: www.njcbw.org

Email: info@njcbw.org

 

New Mexico State Coalition Against Domestic Violence

200 Oak NE, #4

Albuquerque, NM 87106

(505) 246-9240 Fax: (505) 246-9434

(800) 773-3645 In State

Website:  www.nmcadv.org

New York State Coalition Against Domestic Violence

350 New Scotland Avenue

Albany, NY 12054

(518) 482-5464 Fax: (518) 482-3807

(800) 942-6906 English-In State

(800) 942-6908 Spanish-In State

Website: www.nyscadv.org

Email: nyscadv@nyscadv.org

North Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence

115 Market Street, #400

Durham, NC 27701

(919) 956-9124 Fax: (919) 682-1449

(888) 232-9124 Nation wide

Website: www.nccadv.org

North Dakota Council on Abused Women’s Services

418 E. Rosser Avenue, #320

Bismark, ND 58501

(701) 255-6240 Fax: (701) 255-1904

(888) 255-6240 Nationwide

Website: www.ndcaws.org

Email: ndcaws@ndcaws.org

 

Ohio Domestic Violence Network

4807 Evanswood Drive, Suite 201

Columbus, Ohio 43229

614-781-9651 (phone)

614-781-9652 (fax)

800-934-9840 (national)

Website: www.odvn.org

Email: info@odvn.org

Oklahoma Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

3815 N. Santa Fe Ave., Suite 124

Oklahoma City, OK 73118

(405) 524-0700 Fax: (405) 524-0711

Website:  www.ocadvsa.org

Oregon Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

380 SE Spokane Street, #100

Portland, OR 97202

(503) 230-1951 Fax: (503) 230-1973

Website: www.ocadsv.com

Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence

6400 Flank Drive, #1300

Harrisburg, PA 17112

(717) 545-6400 Fax: (717) 545-9456

(800) 932-4632 Nationwide

Website: www.pcadv.org

The Office of Women Advocates

Box 11382

Fernandez Juancus Station

Santurce, PR 00910

(787) 721-7676 Fax: (787) 725-9248

Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence

422 Post Road, #202

Warwick, RI 02888

(401) 467-9940 Fax: (401) 467-9943

(800) 494-8100 In State

Website: www.ricadv.org

Email: ricadv@ricadv.org

South Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

P.O. Box 7776

Columbia, SC 29202

(803) 256-2900 Fax: (803) 256-1030

(800) 260-9293 Nationwide

Website: www.sccadvasa.org

South Dakota Coalition Against Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault

P.O. Box 141

Pierre, SD 57501

(605) 945-0869 Fax: (605) 945-0870

(800) 572-9196 Nationwide

Website: www.southdakotacoalition.org

Email: sdcadvsa@rapidnet.com

Tennessee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

P.O. Box 120972

Nashville, TN 37212

(615) 386-9406 Fax: (615) 383-2967

(800) 289-9018 In State

Website: www.tcadsv.org

Email: tcadsv@tcadsv.org

Texas Council on Family Violence

P.O. Box 161810

Austin, TX 78716

(512) 794-1133 Fax: (512) 794-1199

(800) 525-1978 In State

Website: www.tcfv.org

Women’s Coalition of St. Croix

Box 2734

Christiansted

St. Croix, VI 00822

(340) 773-9272 Fax: (340) 773-9062

Website: www.wcstx.com

Email: wcscstx@attglobal.net

Utah Domestic Violence Council

205 North 400 West,

Salt Lake City, 84103

(801) 521-5544 Fax: (801) 521-5548

Website: www.udvac.org

Vermont Network Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

P.O. Box 405

Montpelier, VT 05601

(802) 223-1302 Fax: (802) 223-6943

Website: www.vtnetwork.org

Email: vtnetwork@vtnetwork.org

Virginians Against Domestic Violence

2850 Sandy Bay Road, #101

Williamsburg, VA 23185

(757) 221-0990 Fax: (757) 229-1553

(800) 838-8238 Nationwide

Website: www.vadv.org

Email: vadv@tni.net

Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence

101 N. Capitol Way, #302

Olympia, WA 98501

(360) 586-1022 Fax: (360) 586-1024

www.wscadv.org

Email: wscadv@wscadv.org

West Virginia Coalition Against Domestic Violence

4710 Chimney Drive, #A

Charleston, WV 25302

(304) 965-3552 Fax: (304) 965-3572

Website: www.wvcadv.org

Wisconsin Coalition Against Domestic Violence

307 S. Paterson Street, #1

Madison, WI 53703

(608) 255-0539 Fax: (608) 255-3560

Website: www.wcadv.org

Email: wcadv@wcadv.org

Wyoming Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

P.O. Box 236

409 South Fourth Street

Laramie, WY 82073

(307) 755-5481 Fax: (307) 755-5482

(800) 990-3877 Nationwide

Website:

Email: Info@mail.wyomingdvsa.or