Resource Links

National Domestic & Sexual Violence Prevention Organizations


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National Council for Aging Care's guide on Elder Abuse: http://www.aginginplace.org/guide-to-recognizing-elder-abuse/

College Guide for LGBTQ Students
www.bestcolleges.com/resources/lgbtq-student-guide/

 

For prospective college students who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer (LGBTQ), it is extremely important to find a college that will provide a supportive environment where they can thrive.

 


National Domestic Violence Hotline
P.O. Box 161810
Austin, TX  78716
1-800-799-SAFE
TTY 1-800-787-3224

www.thehotline.org/
 
The Campaign to Rescue & Restore Victims of Human Trafficking
www.acf.hhs.gov/trafficking

The Polaris Project to End Slavery (trafficking)
Hotline: 1-888-3737-888
Violence Against Women Office, U.S. Department of Justice
10th and Constitution Avenue NW #5302
Washington, DC 20530 
Phone 202-616-8994

www.ovw.usdoj.gov/


National Indigenous Women's Resource Center
515 Lame Deer Ave.
PO Box 99 (mailing)
Lame Deer, MT  59043
406-477-3836  Fax: 406-477-3898  Toll Free: 1-855-649-7299

www.niwrc.org/

The Battered Women's Justice Porject (BWJP)
The BWJP Criminal Justice Office
2104 Fourth Ave S #B 
Minneapolis, MN 55404 
Phone 612-824-8768 / 1-800-903-0111 ext. 1
Battered Women's Justice Project | Home

The BWJP Civil Justice Office
Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence 
6400 Flank Drive #1300
Harrisburg, PA 17112 
Phone 717-671-4767 / 1-800-903-0111 ext. 2  

www.bwjp.org/criminal_civil_office.aspx

National Clearinghouse for the Defense of Battered Women
125 S. 9th Street, #302
Philadelphia, PA  19107
Phone 215-351-0010 / 1-800-903-0111 ext. 3

www.ncdbw.org/

National Resource Center on Domestic Violence
Phone 1-800-537-2238, TTY 1-800-553-2508
www.nrcdv.org/ 
www.vawnet.org/
 
Domestic Violence Evidence Project 
www.dvevidenceproject.org


National Resource Center on Domestic Violence: Child Protection and Custody
a Project of the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
P.O. Box 8970
Reno, NV 89570
Phone 775-784-6012
Fax 775-874-6628
www.ncjfcj.org/

Futures Without Violence (formerly Family Violence Prevention Fund)
Main Office
100 Montgomery Street, The Presidip
San Francisco, CA 94129
Phone 415-678-5500
Fax 415-529-2930
TTY 1-800-595-4889

www.futureswithoutviolence.org/

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
1120 Lincoln Street, Suite #1603
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: (303) 839-1852 TTY: (303) 839-8459 Fax: (303) 831-9251 
mainoffice@ncadv.org  www.ncadv.org
NCADV’s Public Policy Office
1633 Q Street NW, Suite #210 
Washington, DC 20009 
Phone: (202) 745-1211 TTY: (202) 745-2042 Fax: (202) 745-0088 

www.publicpolicy@ncadv.org

National Sexual Violence Resource Center
123 N. Enola Drive
Enola, PA 17025 
Phone 1-877-739-3895, TTY 717-909-0715

www.nsvrc.org

National Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence
4612 Shoal Creek Boulevard
Austin, TX 78756
Phone/Fax 512-407-9029

www.ncdsv.org/

National Center on Domestic Violence, Trauma & Mental Health
Phone 312-726-7020
TTY 312-726-4110
Fax 312-726-702

www.nationalcenterdvtraumamh.org/

The National Network to End Domestic Violence
2001 S Street NW, Suite 400
Washington, DC 20009
Phone 202-543-5566
Fax 202-543-5626

www.nnedv.org/

NOMAS: National Organization for Men Against Sexism
3500 E. 17th Avenue
Denver, CO 80206

Phone 720-581-1813
www.nomas.org/

Domestic Violence Awareness Project
 
 
National Resource Center on Domestic Violence
3605 Vartan Way, Suite 101
Harrisburg, PA 17110
Phone: 800­-537-2238 | TTY: 800­-553-2508
Fax: 717-545-9456

TA Team Email: nrcdvta@nrcdv.org
www.nrcdv.org/

INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Praxis International   

179 Robie St. E., Suite 260
St. Paul, Minnesota 55107
Phone 651-699-8000

Email contact: info@praxisinternational.org   
www.praisinternational.org

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Safety and Accountability Audits, the Blueprint for Safety, and

Advocacy Learning Center Project


179 Robie St. E., Suite 260, St. Paul, Minnesota 55107

Phone 651-699-8000  Fax 651-699-8001

Email contact: safetyaudit@praxisinternational.org

advocacy@praxisinternational.org

INDIGENOUS ORGANIZATIONS

Save Wiyabi Project: 

Wiyabi is Assiniboine for "Women". In addition to promoting awareness to the pandemic of interpersonal violence, the Save Wiyabi Project highlights legislation that is beneficial to reservations and empowers Native women. 


Contact save.wiyabi.project@gmail.com or find them on Facebook and Twitter.

 
National Indigenous Women's Resource Center
515 Lame Deer Ave.
PO Box 99 (mailing)
Lame Deer, MT 59043
Phone 406-477-3896   Fax 406-477-3898   Toll Free 1-855-649-7299
www.niwrc.org/
 
National Congress of American Indians
Embassy of Tribal Nations
1516 P Street NW
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: (202) 466-7767, Fax: (202) 466-7797
NCAI Staff Attorney, Derrick Beetso for VAWA information
202.466.7767, ext. 235 or dbeetso@ncai.org
www.ncai.org/

Mending the Sacred Hoop
202 East Superior Street
Duluth, MN 55802
(888) 305-1650 • (218) 623-HOOP
Fax: (218) 722-5775
www.mshoop.org/

Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center
2300 15th Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Phone  612-728-2000
http://www.miwrc.org/contactus
shattered_hearts_full_report-web_version.pdf

The Tribal Law and Policy Institute
8235 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 211
West Hollywood, CA 90046
(323) 650-5467 ~ Fax: (323) 650-8149
www.tribal-institute.org/

CAVENET - Communities Against Violence Network (Native communities)
www.cavnet.org 

JUDICIAL & CRIMINAL JUSTICE ORGANIZATIONS
USDOJ: US Attorney's Office - District of South Dakota

Sioux Falls Main Phone: (605) 330-4400
Sioux Falls Hearing Impaired TTY Phone:(605) 330-4403

Pierre Main Phone: (605) 224-5402
Pierre Hearing Impaired TTY Phone:(605) 224-4573

Rapid City Main Phone: (605) 342-7822
Rapid City Hearing Impaired TTY Phone:(605) 341-6064

Aberdeen Main Phone: (605) 226-7264
www.justice.gov/usao/sd

American Bar Association Commission on Domestic Violence
740 - 15 Street NW
Washington, DC 20531
Phone 1-800-527-3223
www.abanet.org/domviol

National Council on Juvenile & Family Court Judges 
P.O. Box 8970
Reno, NV 89507 
Phone 1-800-527-3223
Website www.nationalcouncilfvd.org/

National Center for Youth Law
405 - 14th Street, 15th Floor
Oakland, CA 94612 
Phone 510-835-8098
Website www.youthlaw.org/

National Organization for Victim Assistance
1730 Park Road NW
Washington, DC 20010 
Phone 1-800-879-6682
Website www.try-nova.org/
 
American Bar Association Commission on Domestic Violence
740 - 15th Street NW 
Washington, DC 20005
Phone 202-662-1000
Website www.abanet.org/domviol

National Center for Victims of Crime
2000 M Street, NW, Suite 480
Washington, DC 
Phone 202-467-8700
www.ncvc.org/ncvc/
 

RESOURCE CENTERS & INSTITUTES
Asian and Pacific Islander Institute on Domestic Violence
450 Sutter St #600
San Francisco, CA 94108 
Phone 415-954-9988 ext. 315 
www.apiahf.org/

CAAAV Organizing Asian Communities
2473 Valentine Avenue
Bronx, NY 10458 
www.caaav.org

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

Casa de Esperanza: National Latin@Network of Healthy Families and Communities
615-646-5553
www.casadeesperanza.org/

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN)
635-B Pennsylvania Avenue SE 
Washington, DC 20003 
Phone 1-800-656-4673 ext. 3
www.rainn.org/

National Center for Victims of Crime
2000 M Street, NW, Suite 480
Washington, DC  20005
www.ncvc.org/ncvc/


HUMAN RIGHTS
Amnesty International USA, Women’s Human Rights Program
322 Eighth Avenue
New York, NY 10001 
Phone 212-633-4292
www.amnestyusa.org/women

Human Rights Watch
350 Fifth Avenue
34th Floor, New York, NY 10118 
Website www.hrw.org

The Advocates for Human Rights
330 Second Avenue South, Suite 800
Minneapolis, MN 55401
Phone 612-341-3302 
E-mail hrights@advocates.org
www.theadvocatesforhumanrights.org/Women_s_Rights_in_Minnesotra.html
http://www.theadvocatesforhumanrights.org/


HEALTH
Planned Parenthood Federation of America
434 W. 33rd Street
New York, NY 10001 
Phone 212-541-7800
Website www.plannedparenthood.org/ 

Native Youth Sexual Health Network
www.nativeyouthsexualhealth.com

National Women's Health Network
1413 K Street NW, 4th Floor
Washington, DC  20005
Phone 202-682-2640  Fax 202-682-2648
Email nwhn@nwhn.org
www.nwhn.org

Native American Women's Health Education Resource Center
PO Box 572
Lake Andes, SD 57356
Phone 605-487-7072   Fax 605-487-7964
charon@charles-mix.com
www.nativeshop.org


YOUTH
Bullying by Amy Leeson
http://onlinedegreesineducation.org/2012/how-great-teachers-can-identify-and-prevent-bullying-in-schools/
 
Bullying Awareness Guidebook
http://www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/bullying-awareness-guidebook/

Parents for Megan's Law and The Crime Victim Center
1-888-ASK-PFML or 1-631-689-2672
Email: pfmeganslaw@aol.com
www.parentsformeganslaw.org

The Trevor Project (Crisis Intervention, Suicide Prevention to LGBTQ)

Administrative Offices
8704 Santa Monica Blvd., Ste. 200
West Hollywood, CA 90069

www.thetrevorproject.org

Stop Bullying
www.stopbullying.gov

Anti-Bullying
www.pacerkidsagainstbullying.org
www.dig4kids.org


Child Welfare League of America
440 First Street NW, Third Floor
Washington, DC 20001 
Phone 202-638-2952

Website www.cwla.org

Children’s Defense Fund
25 “E” Street NW
Washington, DC 20001 
Phone 202-628-8787

Website www.childrensdefense.org

JIST Life / KIDSRIGHTS
8902 Otis Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46216 
Phone 1-800-648-5478

Website www.jistlife.com

National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information
330 “C” Street SW
Washington, DC 20447 
Phone 1-800-394-3366

Website www.pageinsider.com/nccanch.acf.hhs.gov

National Runaway Switchboard
3080 N. Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL 60657 
Phone 773-880-9860 / 1-800-621-4000

Website www.1800runaway.org/

Love Is Not Abuse
http://loveisnotabuse.com/

Love Is Respect
National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline 24/7
1-866-331-9474
www.loveisrespect.org/

Break the Cycle
www.breakthecycle.org/


LGBTQ

PFLAG: Parents, Families, & Friends of Lesbians and Gays

PFLAG National Office
1828 L Street, NW, Suite 660
Washington, D.C. 20036
Phone: (202) 467-8180   
Fax: (202) 349-0788

General e-mail:
info@pflag.org


Anti-Violence Project
240 West 35th Street, Suite 200
New York, NY  10001
Phone: 212-714-1184
TTY: 212-714-1134

Website www.avp.org/

Gay & Lesbian National Hotline
1-888-843-4564
www.glnh.org/
Youth Talkline 1-800-246-PRIDE

NorthEast Two-Spirit Society
www.ne2ss.org


HOMELESS
National Coalition for the Homeless
1012 Fourteenth Street NW #600
Washington, DC 20005 
Phone 202-737-6444

Website nationalhomeless.org/ 


IMMIGRATION
National Immigration Forum
50 “F” Street NW #300
Washington, DC 20001 
Phone 202-347-0040

Website www.immigrationforum.org/ 

National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights
310 - 8th Street #303
Oakland, CA 94607 
Phone 510-465-1984

Website www.nnirr.org 

National Immigrant Women's Advocacy Project
PO Box 341455
West Bethesda
Maryland  20827
Phone 202-326-0044

www.niwap.org/

ELDER/LATER LIFE
National Clearinghouse on Abuse in Later Life
Wisconsin Coalition Against Domestic Violence 
307 S. Paterson Street #1
Madison, WI 53703 
Phone 608-255-0539

Website www.ncall.us/

MEN'S ORGANIZATIONS

NOMAS, National Organization for Men Against Sexism
Pro-femisist, gay-affirmative, anti-racist, enhancing men's lives

3500 E. 17th Ave.

Denver, CO  80206
Phone: (720) 581-1813

http://www.nomas.org/

bill's profeminist blog
http://billsprofeministblog.blogspot.com/


OTHER RESOURCES
Deaf Abused Women's Network
5321 first Place NE
Washington, DV 20011
sasha@deafdawn.org
www.deafdawn.org

National Women's History Project
nwhp@nwhp.org

National Women’s Political Caucus
1634 Eye St. NW #310
Washington, DC 20006 
Phone 202-785-1100

Website www.nwpc.org/

End Violence Against Women International
PO Box 33
Addy, WA 99101-0033
Phone: (509) 684-9800  Fax: (509) 684-9801

http://www.evawintl.org/

Ms. Foundation for Women
120 Wall Street, 33rd Floor
New York, NY 10005 
Phone 212-742-1653

Websitewww.ms.foundation.org/

INCITE! Women of Color Against Violence
Website www.incite-national.org

Jewish Women International
2000 “M” Street NW #720
Washington, DC 20036 
Phone 1-800-343-2823

Website www.jewishwomen.org/

Racism Review
http://www.racismreview.com/blog/

Ms. Blog (women's issues - state, national, international)
msmagazine@mail.demoncracyinaction.org

MILITARY

U.S. Department of Defense – Sexual Assault Prevention and Response         
www.sapr.mil/

Americans Overseas Domestic Violence Crisis Center
(Formerly the American Domestic Violence Crisis Line)
International Toll-Free 888-USWOMEN

www.crisis@866uswomen.org
www.866uswomen.org/