DOMESTIC VIOLENCE RESOURCES

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE RESOURCES

Help Line/Sites

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
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 Resource Center on Domestic Violence
800-537-2238 FREE |  www.nrcdv.org and www.vawnet.org

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence

National Sexual Violence Resource Center

National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence

Women’s Justice Center or Centro de Justicia Para Mujeres Support for immigrants to the U.S.

Supervised Visitation Centers by State

Family Violence Prevention Fund

National Organization for Women

V-Day Until the Violence Stops

Stop Abuse for Everyone

Ohio Domestic Violence Resources

Texas Support for Victims and Survivors

San Saba, TX 768773928
Phone: (325) 372-4357
Email: doveproject@centex.net
Australia – WESNET The Women’s Services network is your portal to information about domestic and family violence in Australia.
Abused by Professionals Support This website is helpful to someone who has been abused by a therapist, clergy, teacher, or other person who are supposed to be in the helping profession.
SupportLine UK They offer confidential emotional support to children, young adults and adults by telephone, email and post. They work with callers to develop healthy, positive coping strategies, an inner feeling of strength and increased self esteem to encourage healing, recovery and moving forward with life. Much of SupportLine’s work involves supporting adult survivors of childhood sexual, emotional and physical abuse.

SURVIVOR’S BOOKS

Brenda M. Weber I Promise Not to Tell

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.

Sue William Silverman Because I Remember Terror,Father,I Remember You

Jane/Sunny A Survivor’s Poetry from Australia

Elaine Weiss – Surviving Domestic Violence: Voices of Women Who Broke Free

 

SURVIVOR’S WEBSITES

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.

Women’s Aid – Survivor’s Guide

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.

The National Domestic Violence Hotline | Help for Survivors

Heaven Sent Facebook Community

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.

Partnership Against Domestic Violence – Survivor Stories

Women Against Abuse: Hear Our Stories: Survivor Stories

Marital/ Relationship Rape Survivors For women who have been raped by a husband or boyfriend.

The Angel Step Inn Domestic Violence Emergency Shelter

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

Stop Abuse for Everyone

Help for Abused Men: Escaping Domestic Violence

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.

Book: Abused Men: The Hidden Side of Domestic Violence

Men’s Issues Resource Page

 

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

The New York City Gay and Lesbian Anti-Violence Project

DV Support for Gays and Lesbians and Everybody else

Women in Transition

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.

LGBT Network

ILGA is a worldwide federation of 1100 member organisations from 110 countries campaigning for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex rights.
Since 1978.

National Association of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered Community Centers

 

SPECIFIC DIAGNOSIS

PTSD Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Depression

Borderline Personality Disorder

Bi-Polar Disorder Previously known as Manic Depression Disorder

Schizophrenia

 

SELF ESTEEM

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.

Mental Health Matters

e-Therapy Consult with a therapist online with your questions.

Hypnotherapy

National Center for PTSD

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.

Eye of the Psychic Advice and Reviews

Healthy Place

Oxygen:For Women by Women

SageWoman:Celebrating the Goddess in Every Woman

A Single Parents Network – Support & Resources for Single Parents

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