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Domestic Abuse (cont.)

Other Places To Get Help

Organizations

National Center for Victims of Crime
2000 M Street NW
Suite 480
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 467-8700
Fax: (202) 467-8701
TDD: 1-800-211-7996
Email: gethelp@ncvc.org
Web Address: www.ncvc.org/ncvc/main.aspx?dbID=dash_Home

The National Center for Victims of Crime is a resource and advocacy organization for crime victims. The Center provides direct services and resources, advocates for laws and policies to secure the rights of crime victims, delivers training and support to victim service organizations, counselors, attorneys, criminal justice agencies, and other professionals to help victims regain control of their lives.


National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV)
1 Broadway
Suite B210
Denver, CO 80203
Phone: (303) 839-1852
Fax: (303) 831-9251
TDD: (303) 839-1681
Email: mainoffice@ncadv.org
Web Address: www.ncadv.org

NCADV's work includes coalition building at the local, state, regional and national levels; support for the provision of community-based, nonviolent alternatives (such as safe home and shelter programs) for battered women and their children; public education and technical assistance; policy development and innovative legislation; focus on the leadership of NCADV's caucuses developed to represent the concerns of organizationally under represented groups; and efforts to eradicate social conditions that contribute to violence against women and children.


National Domestic Violence Hotline
Phone: 1-800-799-SAFE (1-800-799-7233)
TDD: 1-800-787-3224
Email: ndvh@ndvh.org (email is not confidential or secure)
Web Address: www.ndvh.org

The National Domestic Violence Hotline offers crisis intervention, information about domestic violence, and referrals to local service providers for victims of domestic violence (men, women, and teens) and those calling on their behalf. The hotline is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, in English, Spanish, and other languages. The hotline connects callers to more than 4,000 shelters and service providers in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands.


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