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 FREE ext. 3
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.
Women’s Justice Center or Centro de Justicia Para Mujeres Support for immigrants to the U.S.
Texas Support for Victims and Survivors
Phone: (325) 372-4357
Linda DeWeese,M.A.Ed.,LPC Hallie’s Story. It is also available through the Amazon Link on this website. The author is a psychotherapist in North Carolina who works with survivors of abuse.
Jane/Sunny A Survivor’s Poetry from Australia
Joyful Heart Foundation – Programs for Survivors – Their programs are designed to address trauma through a holistic approach—addressing the physical, emotional, mental and spiritual effects of the survivor’s experiences. Participants explore and engage in modalities like creative arts therapy, guided writing, body work, yoga and meditation, music, dance, movement, play and mindfulness and learn about the effects of trauma—all in the nurturing environment of community.
Violence UnSilenced – Violence UnSilenced gives a voice to survivors of domestic violence, sexual abuse and sexual assault and raises the public’s awareness and understanding.
Freedom Program UK This is a place on the Wirral and in the city of Salford, that hold programmes for both Survivors of Domestic Violence and Batterers.
Marital/ Relationship Rape Survivors For women who have been raped by a husband or boyfriend.
Grant Me The Serenity… Self-help, Addiction & Recovery Site is created by a victim/survivor of childhood sexual/physical abuse, adult survivor of rape/physical & verbal abuse, recovering alcoholic with nine years sobriety, recovered anorexic, self-injurer, love addict, and partner of a recovered porn addict. However, this site is not a personal ‘home’ page.
TEENS AND RELATIONSHIPS
National Runaway Hotline You don’t have to be a runaway to go to this site and look for crisis information. 1-800-786-2929 FREE
Teens and Relationships Teens helping teens.
Foster Care Alumni – Foster Care Alumni of America is a national non-profit association that has been founded and is led by alumni of the foster care system. We use the term alumni to describe those of us who have been in foster care during our childhood/youth. The mission of Foster Care Alumni of America is to connect the alumni community and to transform policy and practice, ensuring opportunity for people in and from foster care.
Ask Nina Now A cute advice website for teens devloped by a professional woman in Texas who works with kids.
Bursting the Bubble – Fighting Domestic Teen Violence Website from Australia.
Laws for Kids A lawyer answers your questions online. Kids have rights too!
Teen Paths For parents who are seeking support with their teen.
ABUSED MEN AND SUPPORT
Article from the Journal of Family Violence
Divorce Related Malicious Mother Syndrome
Battered Men – The Hidden Side of Domestic Violence. 5.365 million men battered each year, silent too long
ManKind Initiative – ManKind is the UK’s leading charity for supporting male victims of abuse. … If you are a man suffering Domestic Abuse or Violence call this number.
GAY, LESBIAN and TRANSGENDER SUPPORT
The GLBTQ Domestic Violence Project provides free and confidential support and services for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and queer survivors of domestic and sexual violence. We work with victims and survivors to increase safety, security, and foster empowerment through direct services, education, and advocacy.
Gay Men’s Domestic Violence Project (GMDVP) is a grassroots, non-profit organization founded by a gay male survivor of domestic violence and developed through the strength, contributions and participation of the community. 24-Hour Hotline: 1.800.832.1901
Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN) Strives to assure that each member of every school community is valued and respected regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity/expression.
ILGA is a worldwide federation of 1100 member organisations from 110 countries campaigning for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex rights.
PTSD Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Bi-Polar Disorder Previously known as Manic Depression Disorder
Therapist Locator Here you will be able to find a therapist in basically any country in the world. Sponsored by the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy.
e-Therapy Consult with a therapist online with your questions.
Free Online Counseling 7 Cups of Tea
Marianne Williamson A female minister, author and lecturer affiliated with the “Course in Miracles.”
STAND! For Families Free of Violence is a catalyst for breaking the multi-generational cycle of violence, promoting safe and strong relationships, and rebuilding lives.”
Religious Questions Online This covers a wide variety of different faiths and practices. Questions answered by people with varied backgrounds, their expertise is listed before you ask your question.