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Where can I find out more?

Below, please find a list of excellent resources and organizations.  

We will update this list on a regular basis.

Hotlines:

Resources & Organizations:

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence provides information on all NCADV programs, activities, and events as well as information on legislative issues, domestic violence research material, and other related topics. It is a widely used tool, attracting over two million visits a year.

Domestic Violence Awareness Month
The DVAP is a diverse and unique partnership of local, tribal, state and national domestic violence organizations and networks. The DVAP collaborates to collect, develop and distribute resources and ideas relevant to advocates’ ongoing public and prevention awareness and education efforts not only in preparation for DVAM, but also throughout the year.

RAINN
The Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network is the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization. RAINN operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1.800.656.HOPE and the National Sexual Assault Online Hotline at rainn.org, and publicizes the hotlines’ free, confidential services; educates the public about sexual violence; and leads national efforts to prevent sexual violence, improve services to victims and ensure that rapists are brought to justice.

Take Back The Night
Take Back The Night is a 501(c)3 publicly funded charity with the mission of ending sexual violence in all forms and lending support to survivors.

S.T.O.P.
S.T.O.P (Start Treating Others Positively) is a registered charity 1066519 (in the UK) with a goal to contribute to the reduction of domestic violence and abuse within the home. To break the cycle of abuse.

National Organization for Women
The National Organization for Women (NOW) is the largest organization of feminist activists in the United States. NOW has 500,000 contributing members and 550 chapters in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Break the Cycle
The leading, national nonprofit organization addressing teen dating violence.

Coalition Against Trafficking of Women
The Coalition Against Trafficking in Women-International (CATW) is a non-governmental organization that promotes women’s human rights by working internationally to combat sexual exploitation in all its forms.

Equality Now
Equality Now was founded in 1992 to work for the protection and promotion of the human rights of women around the world. Working with national human rights organizations and individual activists, Equality Now documents violence and discrimination against women and mobilizes international action to support their efforts to stop these human rights abuses

National Domestic Violence Hotline
The National Domestic Violence Hotline creates access by providing 24-hour support through advocacy, safety planning, resources and hope to everyone affected by domestic violence.

Safe Horizon
Safe Horizon is the largest victims’ services agency in the United States, with 57 locations serving more than 250,000 children, adults, and families affected by crime and abuse throughout New York City each year.

V-Day
V-Day is a global activist movement to stop violence against women and girls. V-Day is a catalyst that promotes creative events to increase awareness, raise money and revitalize the spirit of existing anti-violence organizations. V-Day generates broader attention for the fight to stop violence against women and girls, including rape, battery, incest, female genital mutilation (FGM) and sex slavery.

WomensLaw
Legal information for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault

Women’s Aid
Women’s Aid is the key national charity working to end domestic violence against women and children. Supports a network of over 500 domestic and sexual violence services across the UK.

Canberra Rape Crisis Center
Sexual assault counselling for women and children

Another Closet
Domestic Violence in Gay and Lesbian Relationships

Books:

Men Who Hate Women and the Women Who Love Them
This book keeps getting mentions from supporters everywhere.

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