Resources

A 24-hour crisis phone line (252-473-3366) that connects a distressed caller to a volunteer trained to listen and make referrals. Topics include suicide, family problems, depression, substance abuse, domestic violence and sexual assault.

 

NATIONAL CRISIS ASSISTANCE ORGANIZATIONS:

The National Domestic Violence Hotline
1-800-799-7233 (SAFE)
www.ndvh.org

 

National Dating Abuse Helpline
1-866-331-9474
www.loveisrespect.org

 

Americans Overseas Domestic Violence Crisis Center
International Toll-Free (24/7)
1-866-USWOMEN (879-6636)
www.866uswomen.org

 

National Child Abuse Hotline/Childhelp
1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453)
www.childhelp.org

 

National Sexual Assault Hotline
1-800-656-4673 (HOPE)
www.rainn.org

 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-8255 (TALK)
www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

 

National Center for Victims of Crime
1-202-467-8700
www.victimsofcrime.org

National Human Trafficking Resource Center/Polaris Project
Call: 1-888-373-7888 | Text: HELP to BeFree (233733)
www.polarisproject.org

 

National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights
1-510-465-1984
www.nnirr.org

 

National Coalition for the Homeless
1-202-737-6444
www.nationalhomeless.org

 

National Resource Center on Domestic Violence
1-800-537-2238
www.nrcdv.org and www.vawnet.org

 

Futures Without Violence: The National Health Resource Center on Domestic Violence
1-888-792-2873
www.futureswithoutviolence.org

 

National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health
1-312-726-7020 ext. 2011
www.nationalcenterdvtraumamh.org

 

CHILDREN SERVICES:

Childhelp USA/National Child Abuse Hotline
1-800-422-4453
www.childhelpusa.org

 

Children’s Defense Fund
202-628-8787
www.childrensdefense.org

 

Child Welfare League of America
202-638-2952
www.cwla.org

National Council on Juvenile and Family Court Judges
Child Protection and Custody/Resource Center on Domestic Violence
1-800-527-3233
www.ncjfcj.org

 

Center for Judicial Excellence
info@centerforjudicialexcellence.org
www.centerforjudicialexcellence.org

 

TEEN SERVICES:

Love is respect
Hotline: 1-866-331-9474
www.loveisrespect.org

Break the Cycle
202-824-0707
www.breakthecycle.org

 

DIFFERENTLY ABLED:

Domestic Violence Initiative
(303) 839-5510/ (877) 839-5510
www.dviforwomen.org

Deaf Abused Women’s Network (DAWN)
Email: Hotline@deafdawn.org
VP: 202-559-5366
www.deafdawn.org

 

WOMEN OF COLOR SERVICES:

Women of Color Network
1-800-537-2238
www.wocninc.org

INCITE! Women of Color Against Violence
incite.natl@gmail.com
www.incite-national.org

 

LATINA/LATINO SERVICES:

Alianza
1-505-753-3334
www.dvalianza.org

 

Casa de Esperanza
Linea de crisis 24-horas/24-hour crisis line
1-651-772-1611
www.casadeesperanza.org

National Latin@ Network for Healthy Families and Communities
1-651-646-5553
www.nationallatinonetwork.org

 

IMMIGRANT SERVICES:

The National Immigrant Women’s Advocacy Project
(202) 274-4457
http://www.niwap.org/

 

INDIGENOUS WOMEN SERVICES:

National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center
855-649-7299
www.niwrc.org

Indigenous Women’s Network
1-512-258-3880
www.indigenouswomen.org

 

ASIAN/PACIFIC ISLANDER SERVICES:

Asian and Pacific Islander Institute on Domestic Violence
1-415-954-9988
www.apiidv.org

 

Committee Against Anti-Asian Violence (CAAAV)
1-212- 473-6485
www.caaav.org

Manavi
1-732-435-1414
www.manavi.org

 

AFRICAN-AMERICAN SERVICES:

Institute on Domestic Violence in the African American Community
1-877-643-8222
www.dvinstitute.org

The Black Church and Domestic Violence Institute
1-770-909-0715
www.bcdvi.org

 

LESBIAN, BI-SEXUAL, GAY, TRANSGENDER, GENDER NON-CONFORMING:

The Audre Lorde Project
1-178-596-0342
www.alp.org

Lambda Legal LGBT Services
www.lambdalegal.org
National Headquarters
212-809-8585
Southern Regional Office
404-897-1880

 

National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs
1-212-714-1184
www.ncavp.org

National Gay and Lesbian Task Force
1-202-393-5177
www.ngltf.org

 

Northwest Network of Bisexual, Trans, Lesbian & Gay Survivors of Abuse
1-206-568-7777
www.nwnetwork.org

 

ABUSE IN LATER LIFE – EDLER SERVICES:

National Clearinghouse on Abuse in Later Life
1-608-255-0539
www.ncall.us

National Center for Elder Abuse
1-855-500-3537
http://www.ncea.aoa.gov/

 

MEN SERVICES:

National Organization for Men Against Sexism (NOMAS)
1-720-466-3882
www.nomas.org

 

A Call to Men
1-917-922-6738
www.acalltomen.org

Men Can Stop Rape
1-202-265-6530
www.mencanstoprape.org

 

Men Stopping Violence
1-866-717-9317
www.menstoppingviolence.org

 

LEGAL SERVICES:

American Bar Association Commission on Domestic Violence
1-202-662-1000
www.abanet.org/domviol

 

Battered Women’s Justice Project
1-800-903-0111
www.bwjp.org

 

Legal Momentum
1-212-925-6635
www.legalmomentum.org

Womenslaw.org
www.womenslaw.org

 

National Clearinghouse for the Defense of Battered Women
1-800-903-0111 x 3
www.ncdbw.org

 

HELPFUL BRIEFS AND PAPERS:

From Responding to Intimate Violence in Relationship Programs (RIViR)

Current Approaches to Addressing Intimate Partner Violence in Healthy Relationship Programs

Intimate Partner Violence Prevalence and Experiences Among Healthy Relationship Program Target Populations